Christopher Knight

Knight in 2006, photo by s_bukley/

Birth Name: Christopher Anton Kozumplik

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 7, 1957

*Czech (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)

Christopher Knight is an American actor and businessperson. He is known for playing Peter Brady on the show The Brady Bunch.

He is the son of Wilma and actor Edward Knight (born Edward Kozumplik). His father was born in New York, to emigrants from the Austro-Hungarian Empire. His mother was born in New York, to Ashkenazi Jewish parents.

Christopher is married to Cara Kokenes.

Christopher’s paternal grandfather was named Anthony Kozumplik.

Christopher’s paternal grandmother was named Maria/Mary Werdinger.

Christopher’s maternal grandfather was Herbert Stern (the son of Louis Stern and Ester/Esther Newman). Herbert was born in New York. Louis was a Russian Jewish immigrant. Ester was born in England, to Russian Jewish parents.

Christopher’s maternal grandmother was named Clair/Claire/Clara Reibel (the daughter of Jacob Reibel and Jennie). Claire was born in New York, to Austrian Jewish parents. Jacob was the son of Harris/Henry Reibel.

Sources: Christopher’s father on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Christopher’s mother on the 1940 U.S. Census –

Christopher’s maternal grandparents, Herbert Stern and Clair/Claire/Clara Reibel, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Christopher’s maternal grandfather, Herbert Stern, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Christopher’s maternal grandmother, Clair/Claire/Clara Reibel, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Christopher’s maternal great-grandparents, Jacob Reibel and Jennie, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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