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Jim Henson noted in his journal that 1979 was “A VERY MAJOR BIG YEAR”.[1]

Television & Movies

International Television & Movies

  • The Muppet Movie (Mupparna) released in Sweden, September 29
  • Die Muppets in Hollywood (The Muppets Go Hollywood) premiers in Germany on ZDF, November 9
  • Barrio Sésamo premieres in Spain
  • Iftah Ya Simsim premieres in Kuwait
  • Production of The Muppet Show was brought to a halt for eleven weeks (between August and October) due to a strike affecting the technicians of ITV (of which Associated TeleVision, the company that made The Muppet Show, was one of the affected companies)

Appearances

  • 60 Minutes features a report on The Muppet Show, March 17

Live appearances

Books

Albums

Sesame Street:

Magazine Appearances

Merchandise

Milestones

Muppet Character Debuts

Attractions

Parades

Sources

  1. Jim Henson's Red Book


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