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Rogers, Fred

Fred McFeely Rogers was born in 1928 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, 40 miles east of Pittsburgh. In November, 1953, the nation’s first community-sponsored educational television station, WQED Pittsburgh, asked Rogers to develop the first program schedule. One of the first programs he produced was “The Children’s Corner.” It was a daily, live, hour-long visit with music […]