Muppets co-creator passes away

Muppets1One of the co-creators of The Muppets has passed away.

Jane Henson died at her home in Greenwich, Conn. on Tuesday after a long battle with cancer.

Henson and husband Jim created the famous puppets in 1955, with their characters going on to feature in TV shows, movies and musical recordings over the decades.

Jane Henson was 78.

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