Leland in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Birthplace of Kermit the Frog
Erected 1991 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 24.212′ N, 90° 53.956′ W. Marker is in Leland, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of South Broad Street and North Deer Creek Drive East, on the right when traveling north on South Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: South Broad Street, Leland MS 38756, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnny Winter (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Corner of 10 and 61 (approx. 0.2 miles away); James “Son” Thomas (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tyrone Davis (approx. ¼ mile Ruby's Nite Spot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pvt. Robert T. (Bobby) Henry (approx. 8.9 miles away); Greenville's Writers (approx. 9.4 miles away); NRP Building (approx. 9.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Leland.
Also see . . .
1. Kermit the Frog. (Submitted on October 24, 2008, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia.)
2. Birthplace of Kermit the Frog. Article from Muppet Central. (Submitted on October 25, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Animals • Entertainment • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,776 times since then and 33 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.