Fred Rogers
Date of Birth
Mar 20, 1928
Birth Place:
Latrobe, PA


Known by his television personality name Mister Rogers, Fred Rogers spent his lifetime helping children and families grow up emotionally. Wearing his trademark sweaters (actually knitted by his own mom) and sneakers, his slow and steady voice has become recognizable to generations of viewers. Born in Latrobe, PA, he was often sick as a boy and spent a lot of time by himself until he was 11, when...