Posy Simmonds

About Posy Simmonds

Birth Day: August 9, 1945
Birth Place: Berkshire, England

Posy Simmonds

Posy Simmonds was born on August 9, 1945 in Berkshire, England. The author and illustrator of such children's books as Baker Cat, Bouncing Buffalo, Tamara Drewe, and Gemma Bovery, she also worked as a newspaper cartoonist. In 1977 she began publishing The Silent Three of St. Botolph's, a popular comic strip that appeared in The Guardian.
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Currently, Posy Simmonds is 78 years, 10 months and 16 days old. Posy Simmonds will celebrate 79rd birthday on a Friday 9th of August 2024. Below we countdown to Posy Simmonds upcoming birthday.

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Popular As Posy Simmonds
Occupation Children's Author
Age 78 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born August 9, 1945 (Berkshire, England)
Birthday August 9
Town/City Berkshire, England
Nationality England

🌙 Zodiac

Posy Simmonds’s zodiac sign is Leo. According to astrologers, people born under the sign of Leo are natural born leaders. They are dramatic, creative, self-confident, dominant and extremely difficult to resist, able to achieve anything they want to in any area of life they commit to. There is a specific strength to a Leo and their "king of the jungle" status. Leo often has many friends for they are generous and loyal. Self-confident and attractive, this is a Sun sign capable of uniting different groups of people and leading them as one towards a shared cause, and their healthy sense of humor makes collaboration with other people even easier.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Posy Simmonds was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.

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About

The author and Illustrator of such children's books as Baker Cat, Bouncing Buffalo, Tamara Drewe, and Gemma Bovery, she also worked as a newspaper Cartoonist. In 1977 she began publishing The Silent Three of St. Botolph's, a popular comic strip that appeared in The Guardian.

Before Fame

She studied at both the Sorbonne in Paris and the Central School of Art & Design in London. She published her first children's book, The Posy Simmonds Bear Book, in 1969.

Trivia

The Academy Award-nominated animated short film, Famous Fred, was based on one of her stories.

Family Life

She was born in Berkshire, England. She later settled with her family in London.

Associated With

She wrote the screenplay for The Frog Prince, a production that featured a Soundtrack by singer/songwriter Enya.

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