Dudley Knight

 

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: veteran stage actor and longtime drama professor at University of California-Irvine from 1981 to 2003 who had fought the orthodox practice of teaching students to use upper-class white speech patterns as the favored norm.

 

 

Cause of Death: After a heart attack

 

Born: July 1, 1939

 

Died: June 27, 2013

 

Location: Newport Beach, California