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H.A. Rey (1898–1977)

H.A. Rey was born on September 16, 1898 in Hamburg, Germany. He was a writer, known for Curious George, Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle (2015) and Curious George Rides a Bike (1958). He was previously married to Margret Rey. He died on August 26, 1977 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Known For


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  Curious George (books) (announced)
 2022 Pretzel and the Puppies (TV Series)
 2020 Curious George: Go West, Go Wild (TV Movie) (based on the books by) / (creator)
 2015 Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle (based on books by)
  Curious George (TV Series short) (main characters - 7 episodes, 2007 - 2011) (characters - 5 episodes, 2009)
- Downhill Racer/Book Monkey (2011) ... (main characters)
- George and Marco Sound It Out/A Monkey's Duckling (2010) ... (main characters)
- Movie House Monkey/Cooking with Monkey (2010) ... (main characters)
- George Measures Up/Something New Under the Sun (2010) ... (main characters)
- Guest Monkey/Charkie Goes to School (2010) ... (main characters)
 2009 Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas (TV Movie) (books)
 2006 Curious George (books)
 1991 Curious George (Short) (main characters)
 1982 The Adventures of Curious George (Short) (books "Curious George" and "Curious George Goes to the Hospital")
 1980 Curious George (TV Series) (books - 1980)
 1958 Curious George Rides a Bike (Short) (book)
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 1958 Curious George Rides a Bike (Short) (illustrated by)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Children's book: "Elizabite".


Margret Rey  (his death)

Did You Know?


Was living in Paris when World War II broke out. He fled Paris on bicycle, carrying with him the manuscript for the first Curious George book. See more »

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