Mr Birthday loves to organise a party (he likes them so much he is never seen without his party hat on) and never forgets a birthday. That's why Mr Birthday is stumped when Mr Happy tells him not to forget the extra special birthday next week. Whose birthday could it be?
Born in 1935 in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, Charles Roger Hargreaves is Britain's third best-selling author of all time having sold more than 100 million books, including all the familiar Mr. Men and Little Miss characters. Roger Hargreaves followed a career in advertising before becoming an author and illustrator.