20 November 2012 1:15 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

It's not a sunny day on Sesame Street. Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash resigned from the PBS children's program Tuesday following a second set of sex abuse allegations on Monday. But the man behind the Muppet didn't go down overnight. Here's how Clash, 52, went from puppeteer to pariah in this sad scandal. 1984: Clash officially becomes a puppeteer on Sesame Street. He initially voiced a few different characters, but his role as Elmo stuck. 1990: The performer wins the first of 20 Daytime Emmys for his contribution to Sesame Street. 1993: Clash and his then-wife, Genia, welcome a daughter named Shannon. In 2011, he tells the New York Post he and his ex-wife have a »

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