Dr. Theodore Seuss Geisel, also known the world around as Dr. Seuss, was born on March 2nd 1904. In honor of the wonderful author/illustrator, CNN News has created a sweet poem in the style of Dr. Seuss, a rhythmic celebration of his history and influence.

Read the Dr. Seuss poem here

[PHOTO: Al Ravenna, World Telegram staff photographer¬†–¬†Library of Congress. New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection.]