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Goodwin Knight (1896–1970)

Goodwin Knight was born on December 9, 1896 in Provo, Utah, USA as Goodwin Jess Knight. He died on May 22, 1970 in Inglewood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Red Skelton Hour Self - CA Governor
Judge for Yourself Self - Host


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 1961 Judge for Yourself (TV Short documentary)
Self - Host (as Goodwin J. Knight)
 1958 George Jessel Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.10 (1958) ... Self (as Governor Goodwin J. Knight)
 1957 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
 1956 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Self - CA Governor
- The Sculpture Show (1956) ... Self - CA Governor (as Goodwin J. Knight)
 1955 Dateline: Disneyland (TV Special documentary)
Self - Governor of California
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 1983 Walt Disney World EPCOT Center: A Souvenir Program (Video documentary)
Self (California governor, to left of Walt Disney at dedication ceremony) (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

Goodwin J. Knight | Governor Goodwin J. Knight

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Governor of California (1953-1959)

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