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Gladys Knight

Gladys KnightAKA Gladys Maria Knight

Born: 28-May-1944
Birthplace: Atlanta, GA

Gender: Female
Religion: Mormon
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Lords dominion over The Pips

Father: Merald Woodlow Knight (d.)
Mother: Sarah Elizabeth Woods ("Elizabeth")
Brother: Merald ("Bubba", b. 4-Sep-1942)
Sister: Brenda
Husband: Jimmy Newman (m. 1960, div.)
Son: Jimmy Newman, Jr. (b. 1962)
Daughter: Kenya Jackson (b. 1964)
Husband: Barry Hankerson (m. 1976, div. 1979, one son)
Son: Shanga Ali
Husband: Les Brown (m. 1995, div. 1997)
Husband: William McDowell (m. 12-Apr-2001)

    Gladys Knight and the Pips
    American Cancer Society
    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
    Hollywood Walk of Fame 7083 Hollywood Blvd (recordings, 1995)
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 17-Jan-1996
    Grammy 2002
    Grammy 2005
    Grammy 2006
    Endorsement of Coca Cola 1976
    Endorsement of Visa 2005
    Miscarriage 1960
    Converted to Mormonism formerly Catholic (1997)
    Funeral: Michael Jackson (2009)
    Risk Factors: Gambling

    TELEVISION
    Charlie & Co. Diana Richmond (1985-86)

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    I Can Do Bad All by Myself (11-Sep-2009) · Wilma
    Holidaze: The Christmas That Almost Didn't Happen (14-Nov-2006) [VOICE]
    Hollywood Homicide (10-Jun-2003) · Olivia Robidoux
    Twenty Bucks (22-Oct-1993)
    Pipe Dreams (Nov-1976)

Official Website:
http://www.gladysknight.com/

Author of books:
Gladys Knight: Between Each Line of Pain and Glory (1997, memoir)


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