Remembering Jim Henson, 30 years after May 16, 1990


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Apr 11, 2002
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It's hard to believe it has been 30 years since Jim's passing on May 16, 1990. Like many of you, we'll never forget that day.

Share your memories of May 16, 1990 and the impact Jim Henson continues to have on your life. Feel free to also post art, poems or favorite Henson video clips in honor of Jim.

Listen to the music of Jim Henson on Muppet Central Radio via TuneIn, Apple, Amazon and Google.

Read our Jim Henson tributes for many stories from the days and weeks after Jim Henson's passing.

And don't forget, this afternoon you can join Frank Oz, Dave Goelz, Fran Brill and Bill Barretta for a live stream honoring Jim at 4|3c. Registration is required. More info here.

Join us in celebrating Jim's legacy that will live on for generations.