> wiki   Explore:web images videos games  

Don Knotts

KidzSearch Safe Wikipedia for Kids.
Jump to: navigation, search
Don Knotts
Don Knotts 1975.JPG
Don Knotts in 1975
Jesse Donald Knotts
Cause of deathLung cancer
OccupationActor, comedian
Years active1953 - 2006
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor - Comedy Series
1961 The Andy Griffith Show
1962 The Andy Griffith Show
1963 The Andy Griffith Show
1966 The Andy Griffith Show
1967 The Andy Griffith Show

Jesse Donald Knotts (July 21, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor. He played Deputy Barney Fife in the 1950s sitcom television series The Andy Griffith Show. He left the show after its fifth season to act in movies. Two of his movies are The Incredible Mr. Limpet and The Apple Dumpling Gang. He died from lung cancer.

Help Improve This Page: Please contact us to become an approved KidzSearch editor and provide your credentials. Provide feedback on this article in our Don Knotts Forum