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Sesame Street celebrates 50 years since first episode appeared on television

CBS News Sunday, 10 November 2019 ()
Sunday marks 50 years since Sesame Street first appeared on television with a diverse cast and colorful muppets. That very first episode was sponsored by the letters W, S, and E, and the numbers 2 and 3.
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This Day in History: 'Sesame Street' Debuts November 10, 1969 'Sesame Street' was created by former public television documentary filmmaker, Joan Ganz Cooney. Cooney sought to provide programming for preschoolers that would both entertain and educate. Puppeteer Jim Henson created some of televisions...

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