Robert Emmett McGrath :: 1932 - 2022

Actor, singer, musician, and children's author. Music teacher Bob Johnson on television series Sesame Street.
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    Robert Emmett McGrath was an American actor, singer, musician and children's author best known for being one of the founding cast members of Sesame Street a children's television show he was on for nearly 50 years. McGrath was born in Ottawa, Illinois, he showed musical talent at an early age and his mother would play piano whilst he sang. His mother enrolled him into Roxy theatre' s Amature Program where he came in 2nd. In 1954 he graduated from University of Michigan and soon after that he was...  more