“Pete Knight's Last Ride”


The singer reports "My whole life's full of heartaches and sighs... For I've just lost a pal, like a brother to me...." Expert rider Pete Knight falls and dies; the singer hopes to meet him "on that heavenly range"


For the history of Pete Knight, see "Pete Knight." - RBW

Historical references

  • 1937 - Death of Pete Knight

Cross references

  • cf. "Pete Knight"
  • cf. "Pete Knight, The King of the Cowboys"


  1. Phrlin-HBT 33, "Pete Knight's Last Ride" (1 text)
  2. BI, Ohr033


Author: Wilf Carter
Earliest date: 1939
Keywords: cowboy horse injury death