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Will Rogers

Will Rogers

American humorist and entertainer
William Penn Adair Rogers was an American vaudeville performer, actor, and humorous social commentator. He was born as a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, in the Indian Territory, and is known as "Oklahoma's Favorite Son".Wikipedia
BornNovember 4, 1879
HometownOologah, Oklahoma, United States
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseBetty Blake
ChildrenWill Rogers Jr., Jimmy Rogers
ParentsMary America Rogers (Scrimsher), Clement V. Rogers
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Will Rogers discusses potential last game with Mississippi State football after Egg Bowl

Thursday's Egg Bowl loss may have been Will Rogers' last game with Mississippi State football. Here's what he said following the game vs. Ole Miss.
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Albums

Passion Paradise
Passion Paradise
1996
America's Legendary Humorist [Legacy]
America's Legendary Humorist [Legacy]
2001
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