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Caroll Edwin Spinney (Waltham (Massachusetts), 26 december 1933 – Woodstock (Connecticut), 8 december 2019) was een Amerikaans poppenspeler die bekend is van zijn bijdragen aan het kinderprogramma Sesame Street. Hierin speelde hij zo'n vijftig jaar de poppen Big Bird (de Amerikaanse Pino) en Oscar het Moppermonster.\r\nCaroll Edwin Spinney (December 26, 1933 – December 8, 2019) 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.\r\nCaroll Spinney, Actor: Sesame Street. Caroll Spinney was born on December 26, 1933 in Waltham, Massachusetts, USA as Caroll Edwin Spinney. He was an actor, known for Sesame Street (1969), The Muppet Movie (1979) and Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009). He was married to Debra Spinney and Janice Spinney. He died on December 8 ...\r\nWith extreme sadness and grief we share that Caroll Spinney passed away on Sunday, December 8th, from complications of Dystonia. He was at home surrounded by family, friends, and side-by-side with the love of his life, Debra Spinney.\r\nCaroll Edwin Spinney (December 26, 1933 - December 8, 2019) was a puppeteer who performed Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street for nearly 50 years. He has described his experience as Big Bird as "a lot like growing up to be Mickey Mouse... only taller!" Spinney was born in Waltham...\r\nCaroll Edwin Spinney was born in Waltham, Mass., on Dec. 26, 1933, the youngest of three sons of Chester and Margaret Spinney. He and his brothers, Donald and David, grew up in Acton, near Boston. Caroll was a shy, lonely artistic child.\r\nCaroll Spinney, the puppeteer who brought beloved "Sesame Street" characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch to life, died on Sunday, according to Sesame Workshop.\r\nCaroll Spinney: author, artist, and puppeteer, he has played Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street since 1969.\r\nCaroll Spinney, the actor and puppeteer who portrayed Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street over five decades, died Sunday at age 85. The Sesame Workshop said Spinney had died at home in Connecticut, and that he had long lived with dystonia, a disorder that causes involuntary muscle\r\nOp de leuning van de bank staan twee kleine knuffels uit de Nederlandse versie van Sesamstraat, het zijn Bert en Pino. In de kast staat een kleine pluche versie van Big Bird, de grote gele vogel die in de Verenigde Staten bijna vijftig jaar door Caroll Spinney werd gespeeld.\r\n