40th Anniversary of Sesame Street and It’s Big Bird’s Birthday Today!
Sesame Street is all set to celebrate its 40th anniversary today!
To keep up with the festivities, Sesame Street’s website has a competition for visitors to vote for their most loved episodes from the show’s shown over 40 years.
Here are the things in store for Big Bird’s Birthday celebration:
- Big Bird will appear on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ tonight along with Joshua Jackson and Slayer.
- Big Bird’s picture on Google – which is one of from the famous range of “Google Doodles” – that Google puts up on an important occasions.
- Limited edition of ‘Sesame’ t-shirt launched by American Apparel.
- On November 10th, there will be a Sesame Street anniversary show, which is essentially a parade of celebrities Reports suggest that. Michelle Obama has also taped a visit to Sesame Street, and the show will also begin a new environmental series called “My World is Green & Growing”.
- November 10 is also all set to be known as Sesame Street Day in New York City.
- D.C’s Union Station will reveal new photographs from the show while the Smithsonian will have a birthday party on November 15.