As per our current Database, Valerie Worth has been died on Jul 31, 1994 (age 60).
When Valerie Worth die, Valerie Worth was 60 years old.
|Popular As||Valerie Worth|
|Age||60 years old|
|Born||October 29, 1933 (Philadelphia, PA)|
Valerie Worth’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
Valerie Worth 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.
Known for works such as Animal Poems, Gypsy Gold, and the Small Poems series of books, this Pennsylvania-born Writer received the 1991 National Council of Teachers of English Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children.
In 1955, she graduated summa cum laude from Swarthmore College. She published her first poetry collection, Small Poems, in 1972.
She often collaborated with Illustrator Natalie Babbit.
She grew up in Philadelphia and Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, as the daughter of a biology professor. She later settled in New York with her husband, George Bahlke.
She and California-born Writer Kenn Nesbitt both became known for their poems for children.