Another saddest news is coming into the headlines that are related to an author and illustrator whose name is Eric Carle passed away on 23 May 2021. He took his last breath at his home. He was the most famous and well-known author and illustrator who was mainly known for his book titled “The Very Hungry Caterpillar.” The author has earned so much popularity and fame for his writing as she wrote some amazing books which sold over millions of copies. The author lived a luxurious and respectable life till his death. After his death, his family members are saddened and going through a tough time. Our deepest condolences to his family and friends.
Eric Carle Net Worth 2021
The author’s demise is confirmed by his son Rolfe who told the New York Times that his beloved father leaves the world on Sunday at his home in Northampton, Massachusetts. He also revealed the cause of his father’s death which is kidney failure. The author was 91 at the time of his death.
Eric Carle was a famous and well-known author and illustrator, and also the writer of a Children’s book. He was born on 25 June 1929 in Syracuse, New York. He completed his education in Stuttgart. He was graduated from the State Academy of Fine Arts Stuttgart. The most famous book of Eric is The Very Hungry Caterpillar, this book is available in 66 different languages and has been bought by 50 million people.
Our hearts are heavy tonight with the loss of our beloved co-founder Eric Carle who has passed away. He was our friend, our inspiration, and a creative visionary for generations of artists and children. #RememberingEricCarle pic.twitter.com/kqdzZgl1Kv
— Eric Carle Museum (@carlemuseum) May 26, 2021
He wrote a number of books in which he mostly featured the characters and themes which are related to the nature and animal kingdom. The name of his books are The Grouchy Ladybug, Papa, Please Get the Moon For Me, The Very Quiet Cricket, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? The Very Lonely Firefly, and Flora and Tiger: 19 very short stories from my life, Hello Red Fox, and many others.
In 2003, Carle was awarded the biennial Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal by the American Library Association. He became the recipient of the biennial at the International Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2010. The net worth of Eric Carle was around $80 million, as per the Celebrity Net Worth. On 23 May 2021, Carle leaves the world due to kidney failure. We hope that God will give strength and courage to his family and friends. May his soul Rest In Peace. Stay connected with us for more exclusive updates.