Ludwig Bemelmans Net Worth

Ludwig Bemelmans was born on April 27, 1898 in Italy. Famous for writing and illustrating the popular Madeline children's series, this early 20th-century author also penned travel and humor books and collaborated with Jacques Théry and Irving Brecher on the screenplay for the 1945 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film Yolanda and the Thief.
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Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day April 27, 1898
Birth Place Italy
Age 121 YEARS OLD
Died On Oct 1, 1962 (age 64)
Birth Sign Taurus

💰 Net worth: $1 Million

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About

Famous for writing and illustrating the popular Madeline children's series, this early 20th-century author also penned travel and humor books and collaborated with Jacques Théry and Irving Brecher on the screenplay for the 1945 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film Yolanda and the Thief.

Before Fame

The culmination of his troubled youth was an episode in which he shot and severely injured a fellow hotel employee. As a result of this incident, he moved to America and joined the United States Army before becoming a Cartoonist and Writer.

Trivia

His second Madeline book, Madeline's Rescue, won the Caldecott Medal for illustration.

Family Life

Born in Meran, Austria-Hungary (present-day Italy), he grew up in Austria and Germany as the son of a Belgian Artist father and a German mother. His marriage to Madeleine Freund resulted in a daughter named Barbara.

Associated With

Actor Christopher Plummer narrated the 1990s animated television version of Bemelmans' Madeline stories.