Caroll Edwin Spinney was an American puppeteer, cartoonist, author and speaker, most famous for playing Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street from its inception in 1969 until 2018.
|Born:||Caroll Edwin Spinney, December 26, 1933, Waltham, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Died:||December 8, 2019, Woodstock, Connecticut, U.S.|
|Other names:||Ed Spinney|
|Occupation:||Puppeteer, cartoonist, author, speaker|
|Known for:||Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch|
|IMDb:||Caroll Spinney's IMDb|
About Caroll Spinney
Sesame Street puppeteer who provided the voices for the lovable characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.
Caroll Spinney Before Fame
He served in the United States Air Force, where he used the pseudonym Ed Spinney for his comic strip creations.
Achievement of Caroll Spinney
Prior to becoming a puppeteer, he created the show Rascal Rabbit in Las Vegas.
Caroll Spinney Family Life
He married his second wife, Debra Spinney, in 1979.
Associations of Caroll Spinney
He worked alongside Jim Henson on Sesame Street.
Information related to Caroll Spinney
- Sesame Street Muppeteers
- Muppet performers
- Artists from Massachusetts
- American puppeteers
- United States Air Force airmen
- American comic strip cartoonists