Joan Ganz Cooney


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Joan Ganz Cooney was born on November 30, 1929 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA as Joan Ganz. She is a producer and writer, known for Sesame Street (1969), The Electric Company (1971) and Sesame Street (2022). She was previously married to Peter G. Peterson and Timothy Jeffries Cooney. See full bio »

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Sesame Street Writer
(1970)
(1971-1977)
Sesame Street Writer
(2022)
(2005)

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 2017 Knife Skills (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1980-1988 3-2-1 Contact (TV Series) (executive producer - 107 episodes)
- Island: Conch (1988) ... (executive producer)
- Island: Flamingos (1988) ... (executive producer)
- Island: Coral (1988) ... (executive producer)
- Island: Lizards (1988) ... (executive producer)
- Island: Parrot Fish (1988) ... (executive producer)
 1985 Follow That Bird (executive producer)
 1971-1977 The Electric Company (TV Series) (executive producer - 779 episodes)
- 129B (1977) ... (executive producer)
- 128B (1977) ... (executive producer)
- 127B (1977) ... (executive producer)
- 126B (1977) ... (executive producer)
- 125B (1977) ... (executive producer)
 1974 Feelin' Good (TV Series) (executive producer - 1974)
 1967 Wallace Stevens: A Poet's Seasons (TV Movie) (producer)
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Inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in 1998. See more »

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