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Who is Cindi Knight? Wikipedia, Biography, Age, Family, Height, Net Worth, Fast Facts

Cindi Knight, a renowned actress, is best known for being the third wife of Andy Griffith. She gained notoriety for her performance in the 1982 film Matt Houston. She and Andy were married until Andy’s death. They were couples for a long time despite their extreme age differences.

But how has Cindi Knight’s life changed since her husband’s death? She was married, but did she have children? We will go into great detail about her job, age, relationship of her, net worth of her and much more in this article.

Debra Knight Young’s Age, Education, and Parents

Cindi Knight, Andy Griffith’s third wife, was born in North Carolina on May 2, 1953. Her mother’s name is Muriel Knight, while her father is Bobby Knight. She had a wonderful relationship with both of her parents. Her mother and father were reportedly teachers in the Duval County school system. They were locals from the Arlington region.

Cindi attended a local theater school growing up, which had a significant impact on her decision to pursue an acting career. She also studied dance to improve her dancing skills. She attended Terry Parker High School to receive her official education before completing her college studies there.

How old is Cindi Knight?

Knight, who was born on May 2, 1953, will be 69 years old in 2023.

Knight taught high school English before becoming an actor. She allegedly worked as an English teacher at Wolfson High School in Jacksonville. However, to pursue her career as an actress, she resigned from her position and moved to Los Angeles. In between her acting gigs, she gives substitute classes there.

In 1982, he made his acting debut on the television show Matt Houston. She appeared in two episodes of the show from 1982 to 1983 as a secretary. Actors such as Lee Horsley, Pamela Hensley and Lincoln Kilpatrick are among those who appear in the series.

She also played a major role in the television movie Murder in Coweta County in 1983. Along with her husband Andy, other actors like Johnny Cash, Earl Hindman, and many more, she played the role of Julia Turner.

In case you didn’t know, Cindi was Andy Griffith’s third wife. On April 12, 1983, the couple exchanged vows in a private ceremony. At a volleyball game Andy attended in 1978, the pair crossed paths for the first time. Although they struck up a casual friendship immediately, their friendship deepened while filming Murder in Coweta County. So they started dating and then they got married.

When they met, Andy still had his second wife, the Greek actress Solica Casuto, as a wife. In 1981 he separated from his second partner.

With her late husband Andy, did Knight have children?

Cindi, however, never had a child of her own. She is, however, the stepmother of Dixie Griffith and Andy Griffith Jr. Both the boy and Barbara Bray Edwards, Andy’s first wife, were adopted.

Dixie is still alive and well, but her son Andy passed away on January 17, 1996 as a result of alcoholism. At the age of 37 she died in Universal City, California, United States.

Before he passed away, Andy Jr. was a real estate agent.

After being diagnosed with Guillan-Barré syndrome, Andy’s health gradually worsened. He underwent quadruple heart bypass surgery in 2000. Then, in 2007, he required hip surgery as a result of a fall.

Griffith passed away on July 3, 2012 at his beachfront home in Manteo, North Carolina, at the age of 86.

How has your life changed since your husband’s death?

As Andy’s wife, Cindi enjoyed some popularity in the media, but since his passing, she has completely avoided the spotlight. She currently does not receive any updates. Additionally, she does not use any social media sites, which completely isolates her and keeps her out of the media’s reach.

Did Cindi Knight receive any of Andy’s wealth?

Andy Griffith’s third wife Cindi and his daughter Dixie are his only living survivors. They are the only candidates who can logically inherit his money. Taking this into account, Cindi Knight has at least a current net worth of $30 million.

But in a court document, contrary to what several tabloids claimed, Andy dismissed Dixie’s claim to inherit his money, leaving Cindi the sole owner of $60 million of his net worth.

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