Will Rogers

Will Rogers

Born: November 4, 1879

Died: August 15, 1935

Nationality: American

Occupation: Actor

Biography: William Penn Adair Will Rogers was an American cowboy, vaudeville performer, humorist, social commentator and motion picture actor. He was one of the world's best-known celebrities in the 1920s and 1930s.

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Source/Notes: Will Rogers Speaks: Over 1,000 Timeless Quotations for Public Speakers (writers, Politicians, Comedians, Browsers ...) (1995 edition), M Evans & Company
Source/Notes: The Papers of Will Rogers: The final years, August 1928-August 1935 (2006 edition), University of Oklahoma Press - ISBN: 9780806137681
Source/Notes: Will Rogers Speaks: Over 1,000 Timeless Quotations for Public Speakers (writers, Politicians, Comedians, Browsers ...) (1995 edition), M Evans & Company

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Source/Notes: As quoted in Peter's Quotations : Ideas for Our Time (1979) by Laurence J. Peter, p. 258