Frederick Knott biography

Frederick Knott

Playwright, Film story contributor

1916 – 2002

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Who was Frederick Knott?

Frederick Major Paull Knott was an English playwright, best known for writing the London-based stage thriller Dial M for Murder, which was later filmed in Hollywood by Alfred Hitchcock, and the 1966 classic Wait Until Dark.

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Born
Aug 28, 1916
Hankou
Also known as
  • Frederick Major Paull Knott
Spouses
Ethnicity
  • English people
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • University of Cambridge
Died
Dec 17, 2002
New York City

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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