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    20 "Sesame Street" Characters Whose Big Muppet Hearts Charmed Us

    Elmo is the GOAT.

    Hands down, the absolute best part about Sesame Street is its cast of beloved fuzzy characters.

    In addition to being irresistibly adorable, the characters are actually pretty hilarious and have distinct traits that make them endearing in their own ways. I mean, you can't deny Oscar the Grouch's colorful personality.

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    He even has an entire song with Jack Antonoff about how much he loves trash! Taylor Swift could never!

    On the air for over five decades, Sesame Street has introduced us to a bevy of unique characters over the years, remaining devoted to fostering a diverse ensemble. Recently, it introduced its first Asian American Muppet: Ji-Young.


    Without a doubt, there's so much to love on Sesame Street. To celebrate the wonderful community on 123 Sesame Street, let's take a look its very best characters over the years!

    1. Elmo


    2. Zoe


    3. Oscar the Grouch

    Oscar the Grouch

    4. Rosita


    5. Ernie


    6. Bert


    7. Grover


    8. Mr. Johnson

    Mr. Johnson

    9. The Yip-Yips


    10. Big Bird

    Big Bird

    11. Mr. Snuffleupagus

    Big Bird and Snuffy

    12. Count von Count

    Count von Count

    13. Abby Cadabby

    Abby Cadabby

    14. Julia


    15. Sherlock Hemlock

    Sherlock Hemlock

    16. Cookie Monster

    Cookie Monster

    17. Telly Monster

    Telly Monster

    18. Prairie Dawn

    Prairie Dawn

    19. Guy Smiley

    Guy Smiley

    20. Mr. Noodle

    Mr. Noodle

    Did we get to your favorite character on this list? If not, let us know in the comments below!