Life is Good.
– Edward Gorey
Edward St. John Gorey was an American writer and artist noted for his illustrated books.
Born: February 22, 1925, Chicago
Died: April 15, 2000, Hyannis
Books: Gashlycrumb Tinies, Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, More
Parents: Edward Lee Gorey, Helen Dunham
Education: Harvard University (1946 – 1950), School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Francis W. Parker School
February 22, 1925: Happy Birthday Edward Gorey! The writer and illustrator, who created an entire genre of delightful disasters, was born 88 years ago today.