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Caroll Spinney

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Birthday
26, 1933
Birthplace
Waltham, MA
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
26, 1933 (age 84)
Birthplace
Waltham, MA

About

Sesame Street puppeteer who provided the voices for the lovable characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.

Before Fame

He served in the United States Air Force, where he used the pseudonym Ed Spinney for his comic strip creations.

Trivia

Prior to his becoming a puppeteer, he created the show Rascal Rabbit in Las Vegas.

Family Life

He married his second wife, Debra Spinney, in 1979.

Associated With

He was like Shari Lewis, who was a great TV personality and puppeteer.