Puppeteer for Sesame Street’s Count, Jerry Nelson, dies
CBC News: Jerry Nelson, an American puppeteer who played Count von Count on Sesame Street and Gobo Fraggle on Fraggle Rock, has died. He was 78.
“On behalf of the Henson family and everyone at The Jim Henson Company, our deepest sympathies go out to Jerry’s family and to his many fans.” – Lisa Henson, CEO The Jim Henson Company
Photo via The Jim Henson Company’s Facebook page