Patricia Knight
Date of Birth
Apr 28, 1918
Birth Place:
Boston, MA


Best known as the first and second Mrs. Cornel Wilde (they married twice), blonde Patricia Knight (born Heinsen) appeared in the short-lived Broadway musical Sea Legs and, with her husband-to-be, in the off-Broadway revival of Moon Over Mulberry Street. Wilde was reportedly determined to make his wife a star and Columbia Pictures obligingly cast them together in Shockproof (1949). The result was...