Henson
I. biographical name James Maury 1936-1990 American puppeteer II. biographical name Matthew Alexander 1866-1955 American polar explorer

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  • Henson — is a surname, and may refer to:* Alan Henson, Welsh rugby player * Bill Henson (born 1955), Australian photographer * Brian Henson (born 1963), puppeteer, director, and producer * Deborah Henson Conant, harpist * Drew Henson, former Major League… …   Wikipedia

  • Henson — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alan Henson, walisischer Rugbyspieler Brian Henson (* 1963), US amerikanischer Regisseur, Produzent und Puppendesigner, Sohn von Jim Henson Bill Henson (* 1955), australischer Fotograf Deborah Henson… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henson —   [ hensn], James Maury, genannt Jim Henson, amerikanischer Puppenfilmproduzent, * Greenville (Miss.) 24. 9. 1936, ✝ New York 16. 5. 1990; trat seit 1950 mit eigenen Handpuppen im Fernsehen auf (seit 1955 mit den Muppets), die seit 1969… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Henson — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Garette Ratliff Henson (né en 1980), acteur américain ; Jim Henson (né en 1936), marionnettiste américain ; Matthew Henson (1866 1955) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Henson — /ˈhɛnsən/ (say hensuhn) noun 1. Bill, born 1955, Australian photographer. 2. Jim (James Maury Henson), 1936–90, US puppeteer, film director and television producer; noted as the creator of the puppet characters, the Muppets, which began appearing …   Australian English dictionary

  • Henson — noun United States puppeteer who created a troupe of puppet characters (1936 1990) • Syn: ↑Jim Henson • Instance Hypernyms: ↑puppeteer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Henson — /hen seuhn/, n. Matthew Alexander, 1866 1955, U.S. arctic explorer: accompanied Peary to North Pole 1909. * * * …   Universalium

  • Henson — Hen|son, Jim (1936 90) a US maker of ↑puppets, who invented the Muppets, including characters such as Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and the Cookie Monster …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Henson — n. family name …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Henson (race équine) — Henson (cheval) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Henson. Henson …   Wikipédia en Français

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