Jim Henson

Jim Henson

Original Name James Maury Henson
Birth
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, USA
Death 16 May 1990 (aged 53)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Scattered at his ranch outside Santa Fe, New Mexico
Memorial ID 2210 · View Source
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Entertainer, 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."


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 2210
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jim Henson (24 Sep 1936–16 May 1990), Find a Grave Memorial no. 2210, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a Scattered at his ranch outside Santa Fe, New Mexico.