Bob McGrath Wife: Who is Ann Logan Sperry?

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Robert Emmett McGrath June 13, 1932 – December 4, 2022 was an American actor, singer, musician, and children’s author best known for playing original human character Bob Johnson on the long running educational television series Sesame Street.

McGrath was born on June 13, 1932 in Ottawa, Illinois. He was named for Irish patriot Robert Emmet.

As a child, he would sing for his family while his mother would play the piano.

His mother enrolled him in the Roxy Theater’s Amateur Program, where he came in second place. He graduated from Marquette High School.

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McGrath graduated from University of Michigan in 1954 where he was in School of Music.

While attending Michigan, he was a member of the University of Michigan Men’s Glee Club and of the fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta, where during fraternity events, he washed dishes while fraternity brother David Connell waited tables, a connection which Connell would use when casting began for Sesame Street.

After graduating, he was inducted in to the U.S. Army, where he spent 2 years in Germany, booking and performing for the Seventh Army Symphony Orchestra.

Bob McGrath Wife: Who is Ann Logan Sperry?

Ann Logan Sperry is best known as the wife of Bob McGrath. They tied the knot in 1958.

Ann Logan Sperry was once a preschool teacher.