Dr Seuss is a gentleman who needs no introduction. He is one of the most well known children’s authors and cartoonists that has ever lived. Although his rise to fame was a difficult one, nevertheless he succeeded, and we can all be thankful for that. But without a doubt, the most difficult part of this once in a lifetime character is his name. It looks simple enough at first sight, but truth be known, we are pronouncing it wrong. So would you like to know the real pronunciation of Dr Seuss?
Before we get to how to sound out his name, we better first explain how he got it. The real name of the popular author was Theodor Seuss Geisel. His well known alias may never have eventuated had he not fallen foul of prohibition when he ws young.