From 1922 until his death, The New York Times syndicated his weekly newspaper column. It went daily in 1926 as "Will Rogers Says", reaching 40 million newspaper readers. He also wrote frequently for The Saturday Evening Post. “
William Vann Rogers was born in
The photo above is a publicity shot for Good morning! with Will Rogers Jr, which made its debut on CBS Television on February 20, 1950. The caption reads, "The five-a-week early morning series features Rogers' easy-going manner and comments on the wry side of news, features, interviews and anecdotal material."