Birth Name: Jesse Donald Knotts
Born: 21 July 1924 Died: 24 February 2006
Country of origin: United States
Height: 5' 7"
Relationship Status: Married
Partner: Frances Yarborough
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Don Knotts, the legendary television character actor, was born Jesse Donald Knotts on July 21, 1924, in Morgantown, West Virginia, to William Jesse Knotts and the former Elsie L. Moore. He was the youngest of four sons in a family that had been in America since the 17th century.
His first stint as an entertainer was as a ventriloquist, performing paid gigs at parties and other events in Morganstown. He decided to make a stab at a career in show business, moving to New York City af
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