- JimJames Maury Henson, 1936–90, U.S. puppeteer: creator of the Muppets.
- Matthew Alexander,1866–1955, U.S. arctic explorer: accompanied Peary to North Pole 1909.
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The more important smell test is one of tone: that cocktail of cleverness, warmth, and mania that marked the Henson years.Bad Jokes and Silent Kids: How You Know Something Is Very Wrong With Muppets Most Wanted
March 28, 2014
NBC eventually tore down the dressing room and turned it into a Henson shrine.A Day in the Life of The Roots' Questlove
December 9, 2011
It would be superfluous to enlarge on Henson in this introduction.A Negro Explorer at the North Pole
Matthew A. Henson
Henson's money and horse enabled him to pay the cash at once.
Henson was alone on the deck and Riley and the hands were asleep.
Mr. Hibbard taught Henson's son Tom, then twelve years of age.
In 1842 the school was established at Dawn, to which Henson moved with his family.