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Richard Scarry is Honored in Today’s Google Doodle

Sunday, June 5th, is the late Richard Scarry’s 92nd birthday. He is an American author and illustrator of children’s books who died in Switzerland at the age of 74. He’s worked on over 300 books, and is best known for his BusyTown series. Over 100 million copies of his books were sold, and they have been translated into 30 languages.

Today’s Doodle was inspired by BusyTown. The scene spotlights such Busytown critters as Sergeant Murphy, Huckle Cat and Doctor Lion.

If you missed this Doodle, you can find the Doodle archive here.

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