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Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, dies

One year ago   |   By KETV

Caroll Spinney, the person who voiced Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died.
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Carroll Spinney, Sesame Street Puppeteer, Dies at Age 85

Carroll Spinney, Sesame Street Puppeteer, Dies at Age 85

One year ago   |   By Vanity Fair

The voice of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch goes silent.
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Caroll Spinney, puppeteer behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on ‘Sesame Street,' dies at 85

One year ago   |   By NY Daily News

“Sesame Street” icon Caroll Spinney, the puppeteer who played Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch during his nearly five decades on the children's show, died Sunday at 85. His death was announced by the Sesame Workshop, which said Spinney had been living with Dystonia “for some time.” He passed away...
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Caroll Spinney, puppeteer and voice behind Big Bird, dead at 85

One year ago   |   By New York Post

Caroll Spinney, who was the voice of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on “Sesame Street,” has died, the show announced Sunday. He was 85. The famed puppeteer died Sunday at his home in Connecticut after suffering for “some time” from dystonia, a neurological movement disorder, the show said. “Caroll was an artistic genius whose...
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Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch 'Sesame Street' puppeteer Caroll Spinney dead at 85

One year ago   |   By ABC

Sesame Workshop said Caroll Spinney's "kind and loving view of the world helped shape and define Sesame Street."
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Caroll Spinney, Big Bird's Alter Ego on ‘Sesame Street,' Is Dead at 85

One year ago   |   By NY Times

Besides the sweet-natured giant yellow bird, he also played the misanthropic bellyacher Oscar the Grouch.
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