Tough Cookie
Published in

Tough Cookie

Because Joy and Genius Shouldn’t Be Forgotten

Remembering Jim Henson 30 years after his death

Kermit and Miss Piggy, Muppets created by Jim / Photo: Shutterstock.

The death of a genius

Thirty years ago this month, Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppets, died from a sudden onset of bacterial pneumonia. He was 53 years old.

Jim Henson was the only man on earth who could make me hug a frog or like a pig…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Melissa Gouty

Melissa Gouty

Writer, teacher, speaker, and observer of human nature. Content for HVAC & Plumbing Businesses. Author of The Magic of Ordinary. LiteratureLust and GardenGlory.