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 (hĕn′sən), James Maury Known as "Jim." 1936-1990.
American puppeteer and creator of the Muppets, a troupe of puppets including Kermit the Frog, Ernie and Bert, and Miss Piggy.

Henson

, Matthew Alexander 1866-1955.
American explorer who accompanied Robert E. Peary on seven Arctic expeditions, including the 1909 expedition which Peary claimed was the first to reach the North Pole.
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Noun1.Henson - United States puppeteer who created a troupe of puppet characters (1936-1990)
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Henson, the projector of the late unsuccessful flying machine - with two seamen from Woolwich - in all, eight persons.
Henson and Sir George Cayley - had much weakened the public interest in the subject of aerial navigation.
Henson - so resolute is the world to despise anything which carries with it an air of simplicity.
GAVIN Henson has taken the unusual step of publicly apologising and explaining why he has been completely axed from the Dragons team to face the Ospreys this afternoon.
The 'The Jim Henson Exhibition' opening Saturday at the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens: BARBARA MILLER, CURATOR OF THE COLLECTIONS AND EXHIBITIONS, MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE, SAYING: "I think there are a lot of surprises here, I hope people are surprised.
That's because--through research and an archaeological dig this past summer--King and some of her current and former students concluded that the onetime plantation is the likely birthplace of Josiah Henson, a figure whose narrative is believed to have inspired Uncle Toms Cabin, the much-heralded anti-slavery novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe.
Three first-half tries from Samoan back row Jack Lam, plus tries from David Lemi and Jack O'Connell together with 11 points from the boot of Gavin Henson gave Bristol a comfortable 36-9 half-time lead with Josh Lewis kicking three penalties for Scarlets.
GAVIN Henson is set to leave Bath at the end of the season, with bigspending Bristol and Newport Gwent Dragons possible destinations.
SAUGERTIES, New York (AP) -- John Henson, the son of the late Muppets creator Jim Henson, has died in New York.
THIS is the shocking moment rugby ace Gavin Henson is KO'd in a drunken bar brawl.
Jane Nebel Henson, who partnered with her husband, Jim Henson, to launch the Muppets and worked to preserve his artistic legacy, died April 2 of cancer in Connecticut.
Henson had been battling cancer for several years prior to her death.