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Fred Rogers


: 27 February 2003


  • Fred McFeely Rogers was an American television personality, famous for creating, hosting, and composing the theme music for the educational preschool television series Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, which featured his kind-hearted, gentle, soft-spoken personality and directness to his audiences
When did Fred Rogers die? / Died27 February 2003

Fred Rogers facts

  • Initially educated to be a minister, Rogers was displeased with the way television addressed children and made an effort to change this when he began to write for and perform on local Pittsburgh-area shows dedicated to youth
  • WQED developed his own show in 1968 and it was distributed nationwide by Eastern Educational Television Network
  • Over the course of three decades on television, Fred Rogers became an icon of American children's entertainment and education
  • He was also known for his advocacy of various public causes
  • His testimony before a lower court in favor of fair use recording of television shows to play at another time (now known as time shifting) was cited in a U
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  • Supreme Court decision on the Betamax case, and he gave now-famous testimony to a U
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  • Senate committee, advocating government funding for children's television
  • Rogers received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, some forty honorary degrees, and a Peabody Award
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