Joanne Rogers Wiki, Age (Fred Rogers’ Wife) Biography, Family, Facts

Joanne Rogers

Joanne Rogers (born in 1928) is an American Pianist from Jacksonville, Florida. Moreover, she is best known as the Spouse of Fred Rogers (Writer, Musician, TV Personality, Puppeteer, Writer, and Producer). He famed for his TV program named “Mister Roger’ Neighborhood (1968-2001).

Joanne Rogers American Pianist

In every episode of the show, he always thanked his viewers. Ms. Rogers honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom and 40 honorary degrees. Furthermore, Joanne has known for her music concerts with Jeannie Morrison.

They madly perform on their pianos in their live shows. She is equally famous as Fred. Both of them loved music a lot. Music is an important factor that bridges their relationship. Joanne is leading her life without Mr. Rogers.

Though, Fred died on February 27, 2003, in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. His maker placed by the government in Latrobe. Additionally, Fred remembered as the “Treasure of the American History”.


Early Life, Parents & Profile

Joanne Rogers Biography

Fred Rogers’ Spouse, Sara Joanne Rogers was born in 1928 (age 91 years old, as in 2019) in Jacksonville, Florida (USA). Moreover, she stayed along with her mom, dad, and sister.

She received piano training at the Rollins College, Florida.


Wedding, Spouse & Children

Fred and Joanne encountered their first meeting in their college. He had love at first sight. The couple acquired her music degree together. Mr. Rogers could not forget her when he reached New York.

Joanne Rogers Husband Fred Rogers
Fred Rogers with his wife Joanne.

Furthermore, he wrote a marriage proposal letter to her. Joanne Rogers accepted his proposal. Then, they happily tied the knot on June 9, 1952, in New York.

The two went on to have two loving sons James and John Rogers. Still, Fred left his family alone and died through stomach cancer. Ms. Rogers cannot forget him as she finds life impossible without him.


Trivia & Quick Info

Joanne Rogers Ethnicity

Real Full Birth NameSara Joanne Rogers.
Nick nameJoanne.
Famous forBeing the wife of Fred Rogers (Musician, TV Personality, Writer, Producer & Puppeteer).
Age (As of 2019) 91 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1928.
Birthplace/HometownJacksonville, Florida (USA).
EthnicityWhite Caucasian.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)Not Available.
Current ResidenceNew York City (New York, USA).
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5′ 6″.
Centimeters: 168 cm.
Meters: 1.68 m.
WeightKilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
Bra Size
Tattoo details?NA.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)
Shoe Size (UK)6.5.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorWhite.
Parents Father: Not Known.
Mother: Will Update Soon.
SiblingsBrother: —
Sister: —
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried (1952-2003).
Dating History?Joanne had a love affair with Fred Rogers.
Boyfriend/FiancéFred Rogers.
Husband/Spouse NameFred Rogers.
SonJohn and James Rogers.
Highest QualificationDegree in Music.
SchoolHigh School in Jacksonville.
Alma Mater.Rollins College, Florida.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Chris Hemsworth.
Actress: Jennifer Lopez.
Dream Holiday DestinationGermany.
Favorite ColorBlack & Pink.
Love to doClassical Music & Reading Books.
Favorite FoodNoodles & Pasta.
Net worth (approx.)$2.5 Million US Dollars, as of 2019.
Monthly Salary, Income & Earnings$200K to $230K USD.
Contact Details
Mobile or Phone NumberNot Known.
Official WebsiteNA.
Home DetailsLiving in New York.
Email AddressNot found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Joanne Rogers

Joanne Rogers Hobbies

  • Wikipedia: Joanne, Fred Rogers’ wife had a bundle of the cute couple behind their courtship.
  • Fred said her 143 in place of “I Love You”. Interestingly, his weight was also 143 lbs. There is one letter in “I”, four letters in “Love” and three in “You” i.e. 143.
  • Joanne loves reading books and classical music.
  • She frequently visits the Pittsburg Symphony Orchestra.
  • Nicolas Ma (Director) is the close family friend of Joanne and Fred.
  • Furthermore, Ms. Roger actively sends texts on the phone with the emoji.
  • Money Factor: As per wealth stats in 2019, Joanne Rogers’ Net worth is $2.5 Million US Dollars.

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  • Ma revealed about Fred’s spouse that her heart includes an exclamation mark too.
  • On the other hand, Joanne and her partner were comfortable with each other. They grew together as close friends.
  • However, she bothered about the gay rumors related to Fred due to feminine feelings.
  • A popular documentary also released Won’t You Be My Neighbor about Rogers in 2018 by HBO.


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