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Don Knotts Overview:

Character actor, Don Knotts, was born Jesse Donald Knotts on Jul 21, 1924 in Morgantown, WV. Knotts died at the age of 81 on Feb 24, 2006 in Los Angeles, CA .

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He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Television.

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By Daniel de Visé on Jul 20, 2016 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Born July 21, 1924, …  played Barney Fife, the bumbling deputy on The Andy Griffith Show, so well and so memorably that the part would come to define the man. Don, who would have turned 92 today, July 21, spent the rest of his career trying to escape Barney’s long, slender... Read full article


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Don Knotts Quotes:

Luther Heggs: Calm? Do "murder" and "calm" go together? Calm and murder? Murder?


Luther Heggs: When you work with words, words are your work.


Luther Heggs: That's right, karate... made my whole body a weapon.


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Don Knotts Facts
He was nominated for a 1973 Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Guest Artist for his performance in the play, "The Mind with the Dirty Man", at the Arlington Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.

Father of Karen Knotts.

Technically was an Army Reservist for one week. After being inducted for World War II service on June 14, 1943, was assigned to the Army Enlisted Reserve Corps on inactive duty. Reported for active duty one week later, on the 21st of June, and was transfered to active duty status in the Army of the United States.

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