|Children 4||Name James Knight|
|Born July 21, 1909Akron, Ohio|
Died February 5, 1991(1991-02-05) (aged 81) Santa Monica, California
Residence Los Angeles, California, Miami Beach, Florida
Known for Knight Ridder newspapers, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Spouse(s) Mary Ann Mather (1911-1985) Barbara Richardson (married 1986)
Parent(s) Charles Landon Knight Clara Irene Shively
Cbs james l knight
James Landon Knight (July 21, 1909 – February 5, 1991) was an American newspaper publisher and co-founder of the Knight Ridder group of newspapers.
He was also co-founder of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation with his brother John S. Knight.
The James L. Knight Center in Miami, Florida is named in his honor.