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H. Stuart Knight was born on 6 January, 1921 in United States. Discover H. Stuart Knight’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 88 years old?

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Age 88 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born 6 January 1921
Birthday 6 January
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Date of death September 7, 2009
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Nationality United States

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On September 7, 2009, Knight died in McLean, Virginia, from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was married and had five children.


In 1982, Knight said he would not write about his career as he believed it would negatively change the “respect and confidentiality between the president and the Secret Service”. Knight was vice-chairperson of security company Guardsmark in 1984. By the late 1990s, Knight was with Guardsmark in a senior advisor position. Outside of security, Knight was selected to the Virginia Lottery in 1987.


As a director, Knight held his position when assassination attempts were made on Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan from 1975 to 1981. At the end of his directorship, Knight had worked for eight United States Presidents. Outside of the Secret Service, Knight worked for Guardsmark between the mid-1980s to late 1990s. In 2001, Knight was named into a Wall of Honor for Michigan State University.

The following year, Knight was the director of the Secret Service when assassination attempts were made on Gerald Ford in Sacramento and San Francisco during 1975. By 1980, Knight remained with the Secret Service as Director while Jimmy Carter was the President of the United States. The following year, Knight continued to hold his director position when the attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan occurred in March 1981. That year, Knight ended his position as Director in November. Knight had worked for eight United States Presidents by the end of his Secret Service career.


Between the late 1960s to early 1970s, Knight worked on counterfeit money cases for Los Angeles and Washington. In 1971, Knight started with the Secret Service for Administration. For over two years, Knight was an assistant director before he became the Director of the United States Secret Service in 1973. Knight was in charge of planning protection for Richard Nixon when he was to visit the Middle East as the United States President during 1974.


Following the 1958 attack on Nixon, Knight was a recipient of the “exceptional civilian service award” from the United States Department of the Treasury. In 1987, Knight went to Murray State University to present the Harry Lee Waterfield Distinguished Lecture in Public Affairs. He was named into a Wall of Honor at Michigan State in their criminal justice department during 2001.


At Washington, Knight became part of the Secret Service in charge of keeping the President of the United States safe in 1951. Knight held his protective role for Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy. In 1958, Knight protected the Vice President of the United States when an attack on Richard Nixon’s motorcade occurred in Venezuela. In leadership roles, Knight continued to keep the Vice President of the United States safe as a Special Agent in Charge from 1961 to 1963. He then led the Special Investigations department in 1963. When Lyndon B. Johnson was the United States Vice President during this time period, he was accompanied by Knight during his trips.


From 1948 to 1950, Knight began his career as a police officer. For his policing experience, he primarily worked in Michigan and briefly worked in Berkeley, California. In 1950, Knight returned to Detroit when he became a special agent for the United States Secret Service. That year, Knight moved to Washington while continuing his Secret Service tenure.


H. Stuart Knight (January 6, 1921 – September 7, 2009) was the Director of the United States Secret Service between 1973 to 1981. Prior to this position, Knight briefly worked as a police officer before he joined the United States Secret Service as a special agent in 1950. During his career, Knight was assigned to keep the President of the United States and Vice President of the United States safe between 1951 to 1963. In this role, Knight protected the Vice President when the attack on Richard Nixon’s motorcade occurred in 1958.

Knight was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, on January 6, 1921. While the Great Depression in Canada was occurring, Knight spent part of his childhood living in Detroit, Michigan, with his family. Growing up in Detroit, Knight was a newspaper hawker.