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Birth Name: Ted Knight
Born: 12/07/1923
Birth Place: Terryville, Connecticut, USA
Death Place: Pacific Palisades, California, USA
Died: 08/26/1986

Knight was born on Dec. 7, 1923 and raised in Terryville, CT. He dropped out of high school to enlist in the military during World War II, where he earned five Bronze Stars as a radio reconnaissance operator in the First Army Group's combat engineers. Reportedly, he was among the first of the Allied troops to enter Berlin at the end of the war. Returning to the United States, Knight studied acting in Hartford, CT at the Randall School of Fine Arts, where he performed in productions of "Grand Hotel" and "Time of Your Life." Like any struggling actor, Knight made ends meet in a variety of odd jobs - disc jockey, singer, ventriloquist and puppeteer - before moving on to the American Theater Wi... Continue Bio >>

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