Jerry NelsonBorn: 1934-07-10 - Died: 2012-08-23
Cause of Death: Unknown
Jerry Nelson died at the age of 78 on August 23rd, 2012.
Who was Jerry Nelson :
Jerry Nelson was a well-known puppeteer from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Nelson was most well-known for his involvement and puppeteering skills with Sesame Street, The Muppets, and Fraggle Rock.
Nelson was known for many popular puppets within these shows, such as: Count von Count (Sesame Street), Sgt. Floyd Pepper, Dr. Julius Strangepork, Lew Zealand, Robin the Frog, Camilla the Chicken, and Uncle Deadly. Nelson also pupeteered and voiced the character of Emmet Otter.