Celebrating Jim Hensen

Known for creating the Muppets and the "Sesame Street" characters, Jim Henson was born September 24, 1936. The iconic Kermit the Frog—regarded by many as Henson's alter ego—was performed strictly by Henson only from the time he created Kermit in 1955 until Henson's death in 1990.


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Jim Henson - Mini Biography

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