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Will Lee
Birth: Aug. 6, 1908
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1982
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Actor. Best known for his character Mr Hooper on Sesame Street. He has several other roles prior to that including a role in the 1st cast of "As the World Turns". Upon his death from cancer in 1982, Seseame Street aired the Emmy winning show called "Farewell, Mr Hooper," in which Big Bird drew him a picture and could not grasp that when people die they don't came back. Sesame Street producers were praised with their honest approach to Mr. Lee's passing. (bio by: Lori Richards) 

Cause of death: Heart attack
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Lori Richards
Record added: Jul 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14865790
Will Lee
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- Geni Gitane
 Added: Apr. 1, 2014
Thank you for my childhood. I will never forget you and all that you taught me. I sit here watching Sesame Street with my granddaughter and I remember that I was lucky enough to watch some of the very first episodes....miss you!
- Shawna Landers
 Added: Mar. 2, 2014

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Dec. 7, 2013
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