Jesse Donald "Don" Knotts (July 21, 1924 – February 24, 2006) comedic actor best known for his portrayal of Barney Fife on the 1960s TV sitcom "The Andy Griffith Show", a role which earned him 5 Emmy Awards.
Cool || Behind the scenes ~ Don Knotts and Ron Howard playing around on the set of "The Andy Griffith Show"
Don Knotts's portrayal of the deputy on the Andy Griffith show earned him five Emmy Awards for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Comedy, one award for each of the five seasons he played the character from 1960 to 1965.
Three's Company - Don Knotts joined the cast as Mr. Furley (Ralph) during Season 4 (1979-80) as the new building manager replacing Mr. and Mrs. Roper who had sold the building the Ralph's brother "Bart".
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Don Knotts long before Mayberry as the President of his sophomore class at Morgantown High School in Morgantown WV 1940.
Andy Griffith and Don Knotts posing in a 1986 photo. Both actors starred in 'The Andy Griffith Show.' The televisions show's fictional Mayberry was modeled after Griffith's hometown of Mount Airy, N.C.