Happy 75th Birthday, Jim Henson. And Thank YouKwame Opam9/24/11 12:00pm31EditPromoteGo to permalink Today is Jim Henson's 75th birthday. And in my mind, there ought to be parades to honor this man's legacy. Because, as a filmmaker and innovator, he did it all. Whether you're a kid or an adult, he touched us all. So celebrations are in order.