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Fred Rogers

Fred Rogers was many things a minister, a musician, a puppeteer, a television star, a friend to children for generations, and most of all, a very good neighbor. For over 30 years, he created and hosted the groundbreaking educational television series Mister Rogers Neighborhood, which worked to instill kindness, self-esteem, and emotional intelligence in his child viewers. Mr. Rogers received the Presidential Medal of Freedom and was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame, among other honors.