- Childhood idol was Bill Cosby.
- Former college classmate was Jerry Seinfeld.
- Joined NBC's Today Show as a weatherman and reporter in 1996.
- Received an honorary doctorate from the State University of New York at Oswego in 1998.
- Wrote the nonfiction books Don't Make Me Stop This Car: Adventures in Fatherhood (2001), Al Roker's Big Bad Book of Barbecue (2002), Al Roker's Hassle-Free Holiday Cookbook (2003), and Big Shoes: In Celebration of Dads and Fatherhood (2005).
- In 2003, began hosting a show on the Food Network called Roker on the Road.
- Launched Al Roker Productions in 2005.
- Landed a morning show on the Weather Channel, Wake Up With Al, in 2009.
- Wrote his first fiction novel, The Morning Show Murders, in 2009.
- Albert Lincoln Roker Sr. — Father
- Christopher Roker — Brother
- Deborah Roberts — Wife
- Nicholas Albert Roker — Son
- Isabel Roker — Mother
- Leila Ruth Roker — Daughter
- Alisa Smith — Sister
- Alice Bell — Ex-wife
- Courtney Roker — Daughter
- State University of New York, Oswego, New York, United States (BA in Communications, 1976)
- Birth Name: Albert Lincoln Roker Jr.
- Birth Place: Queens, New York, United States
- Birthday: August 20, 1954, Leo
- Profession: TV host, Weathercaster, Producer