Wayne Knight

Birth Name: Wayne Eliot Knight

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

Date of Birth: August 7, 1955

*English (father)
*Italian (mother)

Wayne Knight is an American actor and comedian.

He was born in New York City, New York, and was raised in Cartersville, Georgia. His father, William Edward Knight, had English ancestry. His mother, Grace (Monti), was the daughter of Italian immigrants. Wayne is married to Clare de Chenu, with whom he has a son.

Wayne’s paternal grandparents were Frank Knight and Victoria Baxter. Frank was born in London, Ontario, Canada.

Wayne’s maternal grandparents were Raffaele Monti and Gabriela de Costanza. Raffaele and Gabriela were born in Napoli, Campania, Italy.

Sources: Wayne’s mother on the 1930 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org

Obituary of Wayne’s mother – http://obits.dignitymemorial.com

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1 Response

  1. rafael says:

    hello, newman

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