Virginia Knight

 

 

Age: 92

 

Summary: former first lady of California from 1953 to 1959 who moved into the governor's mansion in 1954 as the bride of Governor Goodwin Knight (d. 1970) and was an early proponent of turning the residence into a museum.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: October 12, 1918

 

Died: November 29, 2010

 

Location: Hancock Park, California