“Pete Knight, the King of the Cowboys”


"List a while to my story 'Bout a lad from the wide open plain Who has won a great name the world over, Pete Knight of rodeo fame." Knight's success as a rider is detailed; the song ends with his marriage


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

Historical references

  • 1937 - Death of Pete Knight

Cross references


  1. Ohrlin-HBT 32, "Pete Knight, the King of the Cowboys" (1 text)
  2. BI, Ohr32


Author: Wilf Carter (1937)
Earliest date: 1937
Keywords: cowboy horse marriage