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Kanab in Kane County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Don Knotts

Utah's Little Hollywood

 

—Kanab Utah “Walk of Fame” —

 
Don Knotts Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
1. Don Knotts Marker
Inscription.
Comedian Don Knotts won 5 consecutive Emmy awards for his impeccable role as Deputy Barney Fife on the long running “Andy Griffith” T.V. series. When Don branched out into such feature films as “The Ghost and Mr. Chicken”, “The Shakiest Gun in the West” and “The Incredible Mr. Limpet” he found added fame. In 1979 Don along with his co-stars Tim Conway, Ruth Buzzi and Jack Elam worked at the fort set here in Kanab for scenes in the Walt Disney production of “The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again”.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kanab, Utah "Walk of Fame" marker series.
 
Location. 37° 2.883′ N, 112° 31.7′ W. Marker is in Kanab, Utah, in Kane County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (U.S. 89) and Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14 East Center Street, Kanab UT 84741, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dick Jones (a few steps from this marker); Bob Hoy (within shouting distance of this marker); Ted Markland (within shouting distance of this marker); Don Collier
Don Knotts Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 14, 2010
2. Don Knotts Marker
Looking north across Center Street
(within shouting distance of this marker); Maureen O'Hara (within shouting distance of this marker); The Academy Bell (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); a different marker also named The Academy Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Taylor (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kanab.
 
Also see . . .
1. Don Knotts. (Submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Don Knotts. (Submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Western Legends Roundup. (Submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 30, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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