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|Born||Caroll Edwin Spinney|
December 26, 1933
Waltham, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Other names||Carroll Spinney|
Carol Edwin Spinney
Caroll Edwin Spinney
Carroll Edwin Spinney
Carrol Edwin Spinney
|Occupation||Actor, puppeteer, voice artist, comedian|
|Spouse(s)||Debra Spinney (?–present)|
Spinney announced his retirement from his acting in October 2018, with his last performance as Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch airing on the show's 50th season special.
References[change | change source]
- Stephenson, Kathy; Horiuchi, Vince. "Q is for 'quiz': Celebrating 40 years of 'Sesame Street'". The Salt Lake Tribune, 15 November 2009.
- Itzkoff, Dave (October 17, 2018). "Original Big Bird, Caroll Spinney, Leaves 'Sesame Street' After Nearly 50 Years". The New York Times. The New York Times Company. Retrieved October 17, 2018.