Theodor Geisle was in the U.S Army and made his first major accomplishment and became known for his work in an animation department. He created a movie about a animated trainee call Private Snafu. He won an Academy Award for best Documentary Feature.
During his early career Theodor was a cartoonist and devoted to creating advertisind campaigns to one of the most well know companies in the world, Standard Oil. He worked on their campaigns for 15 years.
His other major accomplishment as the writer of the Dr. Seuss books was publishing forty six different stories. His stories such as One Fish, Two Fish, Horton Hears a Who, and so many other well known titles will be with families forever. His stories were so creative and setting up a way for children to learn to read through rhyming. This learning through books for children was on of a kind and has helped children all over the world to begin to read.
His honors included two Academy awards, two Emmy awards, a Peabody award and the Pulitzer Prize.