Gary Soto is one of the famous Poet, who was born on the memorable day of April 12 in the year 1952. Hailing from the vibrant city of California, Gary Soto is a proud citizen of United States.
Mexican-American poet and novelist best known for The Tale of Sunlight, his 1978 Pulitzer Prize-nominated poetry collection. He is also famous for Living Up the Street, a 1985 American Book Award-winning memoir, as well as several works of fiction for children.Over the years, not only have skills been honed, but a significant impact has also been made in the professional field. Whether it's through work, public appearances, or contributions to the community, Gary Soto continues to be an inspiration for many.
|Popular As:||Gary Soto|
|Siblings:||Rick Soto, Debra Soto|
|Education:||Fresno City College; Theodore Roosevelt High School|
He attended the University of California-Irvine and California State University-Fresno.
He wrote Baseball in April and other award-winning books for children and young adults.
He was born in Fresno, California to a Mexican- American family. He married Carolyn Oda in 1975 and he has a son named Mariko. He was inspired by the literary work of John Steinbeck.