Beloved host of PBS’s ‘Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood,’ Fred Rogers, was born on this day in 1928. It’s a beautiful day and so we salute him with our Quote of the Week.
Did you know?
Besides the millions of children who regularly tuned-in to Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, another avid fan was Koko, the American-sign-language-schooled gorilla. When Fred Rogers visited her for an episode of his show, Koko embraced him and fussed over his signature cardigan. . .just another warm and extra fuzzy day in the neighborhood. For more, visit koko.org.