Renowned French author and cartoonist Tomi Ungerer passed away at 87

Renowned French author and cartoonist Tomi Ungerer passed away at 87

  • The renowned French cartoonist, author and illustrator Tomi Ungerer passed away at the age of 87 in Ireland. 
  • He was a lifelong activist who protested against racial segregation, the Vietnam war and the election of US President Donald Trump. 
  • Tomi Ungerer ha written famous children’s books like The Three Robbers and The Moon Man.  He wrote in three languages: English, French and German. He published over 140 books which have been translated into 30 languages.

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