« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Jerry Nelson, Count of 'Sesame Street,' dies at 78

Published 08/24/2012

Jerry Nelson, the puppeteer behind Count von Count on PBS' "Sesame Street," has died. Sesame Workshop says Nelson, who suffered from emphysema, died Thursday night in his Massachusetts home on Cape Cod. He was 78.

Word count: 126

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.

E-mail:
Password:
 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.
E-mail: