Calloway, Northern James b. January 22, 1948 d. January 9, 1990 Actor. A native of New York, New York, Calloway is best remembered for his role as shopkeeper 'David Robinson' on the long-running PBS (Public Broadcasting Station) children's program, "Sesame Street" from 1971 to 1989. He also appeared in several of the show's apecials including, "Christmas Eve On Sesame Street" (1978), "A Special Sesame Street Christmas" (1978), "Sesame Street Special" (1988), "Sesame Street: 20 And Still Counting" (1989), and Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On" (...[Read More] Cause of death: Stomach cancer Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum, Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA Plot: Hickory 2, Grave 438
Hall, Alaina Reed b. November 10, 1946 d. December 17, 2009 Actress. She was well known for her roles as Olivia, Gordon's younger sister, on the long-running children's television series Sesame Street, and Rose Lee Holloway on the NBC sitcom 227. Born as Bernice Ruth Reed in Springfield, Ohio, she began her career in Broadway and off-Broadway productions. She was among the original cast members in the 1974 off-Broadway production of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band on the Road. Hall appeared in productions of Hair, Chicago, and Eubie!. In 1976, she...[Read More] Cause of death: Breast cancer Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, Cremated: ashes scattered in Pacific Ocean
Henson, Jim b. September 24, 1936 d. May 16, 1990 Puppeteer, Film Director, and Television Producer. He was the founder of the entertainment organization The Jim Henson Company, the Jim Henson Foundation, and Jim Henson's Creature Shop, a special/visual effects company. He is fondly remembered as the creator of The Muppets, which first appeared on the children's daytime public television show "Sesame Street." His many characters include such well-known figures as 'Kermit the Frog', 'Miss Piggy', 'Big Bird', the 'Cookie Monster', and '...[Read More] (Bio by: William Bjornstad) Cause of death: Pneumonia Cremated, Ashes scattered, Scattered at his ranch outside Santa Fe, New Mexico
Lee, Will b. August 6, 1908 d. December 7, 1982 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 Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!