May Gibbs, English-Australian author and illustrator (d. 1969) was born on January 17, 1877.

Cecilia May Gibbs MBE was an Australian children's author, illustrator, and cartoonist. She is best known for her gumnut babies, and the book Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.

May Gibbs, English-Australian author and illustrator (d. 1969) was born on January 17, 1877.

January 17, 1877

May Gibbs, English-Australian author and illustrator (d. 1969) was born on January 17, 1877.

Cecilia May Gibbs MBE was an Australian children's author, illustrator, and cartoonist. She is best known for her gumnut babies, and the book Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.