Senor Wences | Ventriloquist

Senor Wences | Ventriloquist

Name Senor Wences
Profession Ventriloquist
Date of Birth 1896-04-17
Place of Birth Spain
Age 103 yrs
Death Date 1999-04-20
Birth Sign Aries

About Senor Wences

Famous for his work on The Ed Sullivan Show, the ventriloquist known as Senor Wences also performed in Las Vegas, on Broadway, and on the small screen in The Muppet Show. He was the 1996 recipient of the U.S. National Comedy Hall of Fame’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.

Early Life Experience of Senor Wences

He began his entertainment career in the late 1930s.

Trivia Info

His popular act featured comedic puppets named Pedro and Johnny.

Family Life and Relationship

Born Wenceslao Moreno in Salamanca, Spain, he later settled in New York City. He was married twice — to Esperanza Martin and Natalie Cover — and fathered two children.

Close Associates

He and Jimmy Nelson were both popular 20th-century ventriloquists.

Senor Wooly | Teacher

Senor Wooly | Teacher

Name Senor Wooly
Profession Teacher
Date of Birth 1976-09-21
Place of Birth United States
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Virgo

About Senor Wooly

Teacher who has become beloved for his story-based educational videos in which he teaches Spanish to middle and high schoolers. His most popular videos, including “¿Puedo ir al baño?” and “Billy la Bufanda,” have collectively been viewed more than 11 million times on YouTube. 

Early Life Experience of Senor Wooly

He fell in love with the Spanish language while living in Costa Rica. He taught middle school in Evanston, Illinois for about a decade. 

Trivia Info

He shares his educational music videos on his popular blog, Señor Wooly.

Family Life and Relationship

His real name is Jim Wooldridge. He has been married and has two children.

Close Associates

He and Jesus Sandoval are both Spanish teachers with loyal followings online.