Jim Henson

Sep 24, 1936


For as long as he could remember, Mississippi born Jim Henson was a devoted fan of puppeteers and ventriloquists; his idols included Edgar Bergen, Burr Tillstrom and Bil and Cora Baird. While attending high school in Maryland (where his meteorologist father had been relocated), Henson was hired for the staff of the Washington, D.C. kiddy show Sam and… More


Jim Henson Videos

The Muppets
3 minutes 31 seconds
Inside The Labyrinth
1 minutes 51 seconds
Sesame Street: Monster Hits
2 minutes 46 seconds

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