It's hard to believe that it has been 22 years since Jim's passing on May 16, 1990. Like many of you, I'll never forget that day. What are your memories of May 16, 1990? Share the impact that Jim Henson has had on your life. Read our Jim Henson tributes for many stories from the days and weeks after Jim Henson's passing. Our "Remembering Jim Henson" menu designed by Jamie is also now on our home page. Join us in celebrating his legacy that will live on for generations.