His name was Frederick “Fred” McFeely Rogers, but to most of America he was simply known as Mr. Rogers. And we hung out in his neighborhood. “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood” ran on PBS from 1968 to 2001. That’s quite a run. While we knew him as the gentle, soft-spoken guy who wore sweaters, there was a lot more to the man. Here are 8 enjoyable facts about the lovable Mr. Rogers. Nostalgia, anyone?