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Shirley Knight
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Birth Date:July 5, 1936
Astrology Sign:Cancer
Chinese Sign:Rat - Yin
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Occupation:Movie actress

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Shirley Knight

Biography:Shirley Knight Shirley Enola Knight, also known by her married name of Shirley Knight Hopkins, was born on July 5, 1936, to a wealthy family in Goessel, Kansas.

She is an American actress who made her film debut in 1959. The following year she was nominated for an Oscar as Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The Dark at the Top of the Stairs, and again, in 1962, for her role as Paul Newman's sweetheart in Sweet Bird of Youth.

She appeared in The Group (1964) and Petulia (1967). She also starred in Francis Ford Coppola's The Rain People (1969).

In the 1960s she abandoned Hollywood in favor of the Broadway stage, but she has since returned to film as Helen Hunt's mother in As Good As It Gets, and to television in a number of programs, including as Faith Ford's mother in Ford's failed sitcom Maggie Winters, and on series such as Murder, She Wrote, Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and Desperate Housewives as Bree Van De Kamp (Marcia Cross)'s mother-in-law.

She has two daughters by two different marriages, the latter to the writer John Hopkins.

Achievements: (Filmography)
Grandma's Boy (2006)
As Good as It Gets (1997)
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)

Chinese Horoscope for Shirley Knight
Includes characteristics and Vices
Shirley Knight's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: January 24, 1936 - February 10, 1937
Birthday: July 5, 1936

The Rat is a Yin,
and is the First sign of the Chinese horoscope.

Intellectual Skill
Thirst for Power

Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

Shirley Knight's Personality Tarot Card The Emperor - Personality Card

Birthday: July 5, 1936

Material success, stability, authority and ambition.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Shirley Knight's Growth Tarot Card The Sun

Birthday: July 5, 2023

Cheerfulness, prosperity, energy and optimism.




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