Fred Rogers

TV Actor

Birthday March 20, 1928

Birth Sign Pisces

Birthplace Latrobe, PA

DEATH DATE Feb 27, 2003 (74)

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Educator who shared his TV neighborhood with generations of children on the television show Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.

Before Fame

He entered the seminary before deciding to apply for a job at NBC.


He played a role on the television show Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman in 1996.

Family Life

His parents were James and Nancy Rogers and he had an adopted sister named Elaine. He married Sara Joanne Byrd in 1952, and the couple had two sons named James and John.

Associated With

He was very critical of Eddie Murphy's parody of his show on Saturday Night Live.