Ted Knight’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 7, 1923

Death Date

Aug 26, 1986

Age of Death

62 years

Cause of Death

Colon Cancer

Place of Death

Aug 26, 1986


Tv Actor

The tv actor Ted Knight died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

This former soldier played Judge Eilhu Smalls in Caddyshack and also provided voices for cartoon characters. By art he was a ventriloquist, though most people came to know him as Ted Baxter from The Mary Tyler Moore Show.

He got married to Dorothy Smith in 1948. The couple had three children together.



“There are ogres and black beasts out there; you have to be constantly on guard.” (Ted Knight)