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Elmo

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Elmo is a Muppet character on the children's television show Sesame Street. He is a furry red monster who hosts the last full fifteen minute segment on Sesame Street, Elmo's World, which is aimed at toddlers. His puppeteer, Kevin Clash, uses falsetto to produce his voice. Elmo's parents, Mae and Louis, speak with Southern American accents. His birthday is February 3… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Elmo.

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1984 ? Sans continues that " one day 1984, Kevin Clash, a talented puppeteer, raised him up and brought energy and life into Elmo and from that day forward we would all write for Elmo. … Read More
1999 ? Elmo was the star of the 1999 full-length, theatrically released motion picture Elmo in Grouchland. … Read More
2002 ? Elmo is the only non-human or puppet ever to testify before the U.S. Congress. At the request and with the assistance of Rep. Duke Cunningham, he testified before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education in April 2002, urging support for increased funding in music education.
Elmo and a developmental expert gave babysitting tips on the June 18, 2005 episode of Teen Kids News.
2008 ? He has also appeared on Emeril Live, helping Emeril make (non-alcoholic) eggnog during a Holiday Special shown in December 2008. … Read More
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