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Fred Rogers

Fred McFeely Rogers (March 20, 1928 – February 27, 2003) was an American educator, Presbyterian minister, songwriter, author, and television host. Rogers was most famous for creating and hosting Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (1968–2001), which featured his gentle, soft-spoken personality and directness to his audiences.

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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood - Characters - Neighborhood of Make-Believe
... (Michael Horton) Bob Dog (Bob Trow) Collette (Fred Rogers) Cornflake S ... Pecially (Fred Rogers) Cousin Mary Owl (Mary Rawson) Cousin Steven Owl (Stephen Lee) Daniel Striped Tiger (Fred Rogers) Donkey Hodie (Fred Rogers) Dr ... Duckbill Platypus (Bill Barker) Edgar Cooke (Fred Rogers) Elsie Jean Platypus (Bill Barker) Grandpere (Fred Rogers) Harriett Elizabeth Cow (Robert Trow) Henrietta Pussycat (Fred Rogers) H.J ...
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood - Legacy
... Idlewild and Soak Zone, an amusement park near Rogers' hometown of Latrobe, Pennsylvania has an attraction called "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood of Make-Believe" featuring ... The planetarium show "The Sky Above Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" is a computer-animated adaptation of the television show for preschool-aged children ... traveling exhibit, the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh had Welcome to Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood installed as a permanent exhibit in 2004 ...
Fred Rogers - Death, Awards, and Memorials
... Rogers was diagnosed with stomach cancer in December 2002, not long after his retirement ... Rogers died on the morning of February 27, 2003 at his home with his wife by his side, less than a month before he would have turned 75 ... Speakers remembered Rogers' love of children, devotion to his religion, enthusiasm for music, and quirks ...

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    That anger can be expressed through words and non-destructive activities; that promises are intended to be kept; that cleanliness and good eating habits are aspects of self-esteem; that compassion is an attribute to be prized—all these lessons are ones children can learn far more readily through the living example of their parents than they ever can through formal instruction.
    Fred Rogers (20th century)

    Parents find many different ways to work their way through the assertiveness of their two-year-olds, but seeing that assertiveness as positive energy being directed toward growth as a competent individual may open up some new possibilities.
    —Fred Rogers (20th century)

    Guilty. Guilty. My evil self is at that door, and I have no power to stop it.
    Cyril Hume, and Fred McLeod Wilcox. Dr. Morbius (Walter Pidgeon)