Bob McGrath has died from complications after a stroke. He played the character Bob Johnson on Sesame Street. He was 90 years old.
Kirstie Alley has died after a short battle with cancer. She was 71 years old. Kirstie is survived by her two children, William Stevenson and Lillie Price.
Kirstie Alley is an American actress and television personality who is best known for her roles in the films Look Who’s Talking (1989), Look Who’s Talking Too (1990), and Look Who’s Talking Now (1993). She has also appeared in a number of other films, including Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999), The Graduates (2008), and Summer School (1987).
In addition to her work in film, Alley is also known for her television roles, including the series Cheers, in which she played the character Rebecca Howe, and the series Veronica’s Closet, in which she played the character Veronica Chase. She has also appeared as a contestant on the reality television series Dancing with the Stars, and she has won two Primetime Emmy Awards for her work on television.
Bob McGrath is an American actor, singer, and musician who is best known for his role as Bob Johnson on the children’s television series Sesame Street. McGrath joined the cast of Sesame Street in its first season in 1969, and he played the role of Bob, a friendly and gentle teacher, for over 45 years.
On Sesame Street, McGrath’s character Bob taught the show’s young viewers about a wide range of topics, including music, science, and social studies. He was known for his easygoing and patient manner, and he often sang and played guitar on the show.
In addition to his work on Sesame Street, McGrath has also had a successful career as a singer and musician. He has released several albums of children’s music, and he has performed at a number of children’s festivals and concerts.