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  • Founded (1973) the "UNIMA Citations of Excellence in the Art of Puppetry" (sometimes denoted as "UNIMA Citation-founded by Jim Henson) as a founding member of the American Chapter (1966) of the Union Internationale de la Marionnette.
  • Created many short commercials for Wilkins Coffee, and recreated them for many local products throughout the USA.
  • 1960: Wrote & illustrated a children's book featuring Kermit the Frog called "Watermelons I Don't Know". It was never published.
  • Contracted to make several short puppet films for IBM.
  • Created counting animation shorts for Sesame Street.
  • 2005: His recording of "Mahna Mahna" from "Muppet Show, The" (1976) is used in a Diet Cherry Vanilla Dr. Pepper TV commercial.
  • TV commercials (performing Kermit and Waldorf) for Polaroid One-Step (1981).
  • Appeared as himself in the unfinished 1969 TV special "Moving With Nancy 3: Nice 'N' Easy", with Nancy Sinatra.
  • (December 13, 1982) Guest on "Good Morning, New York". Also appearing Mayor Ed Koch.
  • (March 21, 1985) Appeared with the Muppets on the TV program "Today in New York".

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