Brown Date Garden
Family-owned date farm in Southern California, with retail mail orders to U.S. addresses
Children's music reviews, written by John Wood
Southern California AIHA; industrial hygiene professionals
William Beaumont Family
Genealogy includes Dr. William Beaumont, first U.S. physiologist.
Border Clan Scott
History for 29 generations (nine centuries) of Scotts. Family includes poet and novelist Sir Walter Scott.
Each week, we highlight a historic or famous person named James. This week's famous James is:
|James "Jim" Maury Henson
(born September 24, 1936 - died May 16, 1990) Producer, puppeteer, and creator of the Muppets, which were a large part of Sesame Street's success when the series started in 1969. Henson played dozens of Muppets, most famously Kermit the Frog and Ernie. He was the winner of 18 Emmy Awards, 7 Grammy Awards, 4 Peabody Awards, and 5 ACE Awards from the National Cable Television Association. Films include: "The Muppet Movie," "The Great Muppet Caper," "The Muppets Take Manhattan," "The Muppet Christmas Carol," "The Dark Crystal;" also "Labyrinth" (starring David Bowie and produced by George Lucas). Website at www.henson.com
The name "James" is the English equivalent of Jacob; the first Jacob in the Bible was the patriarch of the 12 tribes of Israel. "James" is consistently among the most popular names for boys in the U.S.
Plural form of James: According to the Carnegie Mellon Style Guide, "Form plurals of family names that end in 's' by adding 'es.' Right: The Jameses live in Edgewood." See also StackExchange.com.
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