- Author: Ben Shecter Author Record # 244078
- Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
- Language: English
- Webpages: carriehaddadgallery.com, harpercollins.com, Library of Congress
- Note: According to Carrie Haddad Gallery, Shecter is a set and costume designer (theater, opera, ballet, film, TV) who studied at Yale School of Drama. He was also active as an illustrator, mainly of children's picture books, from the 1960s through the 1990s. This Usenet post states that he was born on 1935-04-28, but no other sources have his date of birth; further confirmation is needed.