Ben Mikaelsen

Ben Mikaelsen was born on December 8, 1952 in La Paz, Bolivia. Bolivian-born children's book author. His popular novels include Touching Spirit Bear, Petey, and Tree Girl.
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Popular As Ben Mikaelsen
Occupation Children's Author
Age 71 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 8, 1952 (La Paz, Bolivia)
Birthday December 8
Town/City La Paz, Bolivia
Nationality Bolivia

🌙 Zodiac

Ben Mikaelsen’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Ben Mikaelsen was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.

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Bolivian-born children's book author. His popular novels include Touching Spirit Bear, Petey, and Tree Girl.

Before Fame

He began his writing career in the mid-1980s and won such literary honors as the International Reading Association Award and the Western Writers' Golden Spur Award.


He was the owner of a 750-pound black bear named Buffy.

Family Life

A member of a family of Danish descent, he was raised in Bolivia and the United States. He eventually settled in Montana with his wife.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of fellow children's book author Tony Abbott.

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