What is William Pène du Bois's middle name?

Pène Du

William Pène du Bois date of birth:

May 9, 1916

How old was William Pène du Bois when died?

76

Where was William Pène du Bois born?

Nutley, New Jersey, USA

When did William Pène du Bois die?

February 5, 1993

Where did William Pène du Bois die?

Nice, France

Why did William Pène du Bois die?

Stroke

Is William Pène du Bois gay or straight?

Straight

What is William Pène du Bois's ethnicity?

White

What is William Pène du Bois nationality?

American

What is William Pène du Bois's occupation?

Illustrator, Author

Short Biography

William Pène du Bois (May 9, 1916 – February 5, 1993) was an American author and illustrator of books for young readers. He is best known for The Twenty-One Balloons, published in April 1947 by The Viking Press. He was a winner of the Newbery Award, and twice was runner-up for the Caldecott Medal.