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 (m 1908 - 1935)
ChildrenWill Rogers Jr. , Jimmy Rogers , Mary Rogers
ParentsClement V. Rogers

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Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation Establishes Erik Lomis Leadership Award

  • EXCLUSIVE: The Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation has created the Erik Lomis Leadership Award. Modeled after the Payne Stewart Award given annually by the PGA Tour, which is given to a player whose values align with the character, charity, and sportsmanship that Stewart demonstrated, the Erik Lomis Leadership Award will be given to an […]


Mississippi State football's Will Rogers discusses playing for Mike Leach

Mississippi State football never questioned playing in the ReliaQuest Bowl vs. Illinois after Mike Leach's death. Quarterback Will Rogers explains why.
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America's Legendary Humorist [Legacy]
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