Shel Silverstein

Born Sep 25, 1930
Sheldon Allan "Shel" Silverstein, was an American poet, singer-songwriter, cartoonist, screenwriter, and author of children's books. He styled himself as Uncle Shelby in some works. Translated into more than 30 languages, his books have sold over 20 million copies.

Shel Silverstein Stats


: Sheldon Alan Silverstein, Silverstein, Shel


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: September 25, 1930

Place of Birth

: Chicago

Date of Death

: May 10, 1999

Place of Death

: Key West

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Shel Silverstein Albums

  1. A Boy Named Sue
  2. Freakin' at the Freakers Ball
    Freakin' at the Freakers Ball
  3. I'm So Good That I Don't Have To Brag
  4. Shel Silverstein (disc 1)
  5. Shel Silverstein (disc 2)
  6. The Great Conch Train Robbery
  7. His Words, His Songs, His Friends
  8. Inside Folk Songs

Shel Silverstein Books

  1. A Light in the Attic
  2. Runny Babbit
  3. Lafcadio: The Lion Who Shot Back
  4. Where the Sidewalk Ends
  5. Uncle Shelby's ABZ Book
  6. The Giving Tree
  7. An adult evening of Shel Silverstein
  8. Ren xing dao di jin dao =
  9. Shel's shorts
  10. The missing piece meets the Big O

Shel Silverstein Subject of Books

  1. Shel Silverstein