TV's Mr. Rogers dies at 74

Feb. 27, 2003 at 5:24 AM

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Fred Rogers, who as "Mr. Rogers" delivered life's lessons to children for more than 30 years in quiet soothing tones, has died at age 74. Rogers was the host of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" on PBS from 1968-2000. He died Thursday of cancer.

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