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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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General Joseph Wheeler

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin 5 times removed
via Andrew Ward

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General Joseph Wheeler

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War

6th cousin 5 times removed
via Edward Griswold

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General William Hull

American Revolution, War of 1812

4th cousin 7 times removed
via Andrew Ward

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General William Hull

American Revolution, War of 1812

4th cousin 7 times removed
via Edward Griswold

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Kristen Wiig

TV and Movie Actress

14th cousin
via Henry Sherman

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Mary Winthrop Gooding

Prolific Mayflower Descendant

8th cousin 3 times removed
via Edward Griswold

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Billie Eilish

Singer and Songwriter

10th cousin
via Andrew Ward Jr.

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Billie Eilish

Singer and Songwriter

19th cousin 1 time removed
via Robert Poyntz

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John Torrey

Co-found, New York Academy of Science

14th cousin 5 times removed
via Robert Poyntz

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Frederick Law Olmsted

Landscape Architect

6th cousin 5 times removed
via Andrew Ward

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Judith Hoag

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin
via Edmund Sherman

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Julie Bowen

TV and Movie Actress

17th cousin 1 time removed
via John Fortescue

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