Suzanne Rogers began her career at the age of 17 when she left her hometown of Colonial Heights, Virginia, to join the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall. Rogers moved to Los Angeles in 1973.
Rogers dedicates much of her spare time to helping people afflicted with myasthenia gravis, a rare muscle disease with which she was diagnosed in 1984. Rogers is currently in remission and lives a strong and healthy life. Rogers' birthday is July 9.