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Aaron Rodgers

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Aaron Rodgers

NFL Quarterback


Who is Aaron Rodgers?

Aaron Rodgers is an American football quarterback for the Green Bay Packers. In 2011, he led the Packers to a Super Bowl XLV victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Aaron Rodgers was named Super Bowl MVP, and he was voted the league MVP in both 2011 and 2014. Currently Rodgers is said to be the NFL's all-time career leader in passer rating and the only one with a career rating over 100. He is also said to have the best touchdown-to-interception ratio and lowest career passing interception percentage during the regular season.

Famous Kin

Aaron Rodgers can count a number of U.S. Presidents as kin including William H. Taft, Benjamin Harrison, Herbert Hoover, and both Presidents Bush. His family connections to U.S. First Ladies include Edith Roosevelt, Mamie Eisenhower, Ellen Wilson, Nancy Reagan, and Bess Truman.

Aaron Rodgers also has a number of celebrity kin including Richard Gere, Vincent Price, Humphrey Bogart, Oliver Platt, Anthony Perkins, Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda, Liv Tyler, Jodie Foster, Ed Helms, Christopher Lloyd, and Janis Joplin. Some of his historical kin include Aaron Burr (killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel), Harriet Beecher Stowe (author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin), John Brown (abolitionist), and Declaration of Independence signers Robert Treat Paine and Roger Sherman.


Some of the most recently added connections of famous kin for Aaron Rodgers

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Linda Ronstadt

Singer and Songwriter

8th cousin 1 time removed
via Benjamin Buell

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James Merrill

Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet

10th cousin 2 times removed
via Edmund Sherman

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Fergie

Singer, Songwriter and Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Edmund Sherman

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Dr. Jill Biden

First Lady of President Joseph Biden

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Gerard Spencer

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Morrison Waite

7th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

6th cousin 5 times removed
via John Meigs

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Morrison Waite

7th Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

6th cousin 6 times removed
via George Griswold

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Edwin Hubble

Astronomer

8th cousin 3 times removed
via John Meigs

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Jodie Foster

Movie Actress

11th cousin
via John Meigs

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Liv Tyler

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin
via John Meigs

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Alan Ladd

Movie Actor

9th cousin 2 times removed
via John Meigs

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Harry Chapin

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin 1 time removed
via John Meigs

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Bill Weld

68th Governor of Massachusetts

10th cousin 1 time removed
via John Meigs

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Merrill C. Meigs

Publisher, Chicago Herald & Examiner

8th cousin 3 times removed
via John Meigs

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Return J. Meigs, Jr.

4th Governor of Ohio

4th cousin 7 times removed
via John Meigs

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Mark Isham

Musician, Film Composer

10th cousin 1 time removed
via John Meigs

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Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

10th cousin 1 time removed
via William Buell

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Ezra Pound

Expatriate American Poet and Critic

9th cousin 3 times removed
via Edmund Sherman

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Sir Ranulph Fiennes

English Polar Explorer

17th cousin 2 times removed
via Robert Poyntz

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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen of the United Kingdom

17th cousin 2 times removed
via Robert Poyntz

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Andrew Ward

(c1603 - 1659)
Great Migration Immigrant 1633

10th great-grandfather

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Francis Emroy Warren

1st Governor of Wyoming

7th cousin 5 times removed
via Gerard Spencer

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Michael Spencer

(c1611 - c1653)
Great Migration Immigrant 1634

10th great-granduncle
via Gerard Spencer

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William Spencer

(c1601 - c1640)
Great Migration Immigrant 1631

10th great-grandfather

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Jared Spencer

(c1614 - unk)
Great Migration Immigrant 1634

10th great-granduncle
via Gerard Spencer

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Jonathan Bush

Co-founder and CEO of athenahealth

14th cousin
via Henry Sherman

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Aaron Rodgers photo by Mike Morbeck (CC BY-SA 2.0)