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Don Adams

Don Adams was born in New York, to a father of Hungarian Jewish descent, and a mother of German and Irish ancestry. He had a sister, Gloria, and a brother, Dick Yarmy. He served in the U.S. Marines in World War II and contracted malaria during the fighting on Guadalcanal island. After the war he began a career as a stand-up comic. He married ...

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Apr 13, 1923 In Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Tonight!
Latest Project:
Series Tvist 2016-02-10

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Check It Out
Poster of Inspector Gadget
Poster of Get Smart
Poster of Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales
Movie The Amazing Adventures of Inspector Gadget Inspector Gadget 2017
Series Field Trip Starring Inspector Gadget Inspector Gadget 2017
Series Tvist Unknown 2016-02-10
Series The Sixties Unknown 2014
Movie Get Smart Unknown 2008-06-20
Movie Get Smart Reunion Seminar Unknown 2006
Movie The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Memorial Tribute 2006-08-27
Movie The Secret History of Get Smart Maxwell Smart / Byron Glick 2006-11-15
Movie Don Adams' 75th Birthday Roast at the Playboy Mansion Himself 2006-11-13
Movie 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Himself - In Memoriam 2006-01-29
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2005
Movie TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV Unknown 2003
Movie NBC 75th Anniversary Special Unknown 2002
Movie Playboy: Inside the Playboy Mansion Unknown 2002-02-10
Movie TV Land Presents Blast from the Past Unknown 2001
Movie Inside TV Land: Get Smart Unknown 2001
Movie Inspector Gadget: Gadget's Greatest Gadgets Unknown 1999
Movie Inspector Gadget Unknown 1999
Series Pepper Ann Unknown 1997-09-13
Series Gadget Boy's Adventures in History Unknown 1997
Movie 50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary Unknown 1997
Series Showbiz Today Unknown 1996
Series Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher Unknown 1996
Series Gadget Boy and Heather Unknown 1995
Series Get Smart Chief Maxwell Smart 1995-01-08
Movie The First Annual Comedy Hall of Fame Himself 1993-03-06
Series Empty Nest Unknown 1992
Movie Inspector Gadget Saves Christmas Inspector Gadget 1992-12-04
Movie Get Smart, Again! Unknown 1989
Movie Back to the Beach Unknown 1987
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series The New Hollywood Squares Unknown 1986-09-15
Series Check It Out Howard Bannister 1985-10-02
Series Inspector Gadget Unknown 1983
Movie Two Top Bananas Unknown 1982
Movie Jimmy the Kid Harry Walker 1982-11-12
Series The Fall Guy Unknown 1981-11-04
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie Murder Can Hurt You! Unknown 1980
Movie The Nude Bomb Unknown 1980
Series Billy Unknown 1979-02-26
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Series Fantasy Island Unknown 1977-01-14
Series Match Game 73 Unknown 1976
Movie Celebration: The American Spirit Himself 1976-01-01
Movie Three Times Daley Unknown 1976
Movie Joys Himself 1976-03-05
Movie The Love Boat Donald Richardson 1976-09-17
Movie Don Rickles: Buy This Tape You Hockey Puck Unknown 1975
Movie Rickles Himself 1975-11-19
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Don Adams' Screen Test Unknown 1975
Movie Milton Berle's Mad Mad Mad World of Comedy Himself 1974-03-07
Series Celebrity Sweepstakes Unknown 1974-04-01
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie A Couple of Dons Unknown 1973
Series Flip Unknown 1973
Series The New Scooby-Doo Movies Unknown 1973
Series Celebrity Bowling Unknown 1973
Movie Saga of Sonora The Old Cowhand 1973-05-03
Movie Don Rickles: Alive and Kicking Unknown 1972
Series Wait Till Your Father Gets Home Unknown 1972-09-12
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1971
Movie Changing Scene III Unknown 1971
Movie Confessions of a Top Crime Buster Unknown 1971
Series The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour Unknown 1971-08-01
Series The Partners Unknown 1971
Movie The Don Adams Special: Hooray for Hollywood Unknown 1970
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Movie The Many Sides of Don Rickles Unknown 1970
Series Pat Paulsen's Half a Comedy Hour Unknown 1970-01-22
Series Playboy After Dark Unknown 1969
Series The Andy Williams Show Unknown 1969-09-20
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Movie The 21st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Winner: Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series 1969-06-08
Movie Where the Girls Are Himself / Various 1968-04-23
Series The Don Rickles Show Unknown 1968-09-27
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1968
Series It's Happening Unknown 1968-01-06
Series The Carol Burnett Show Unknown 1967-09-11
Series The Danny Thomas Hour Unknown 1967-09-11
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Series Everybody's Talking Unknown 1967
Series The Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1967
Movie First Annual All-Star Celebrity Baseball Game Unknown 1967
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Movie Shipstads & Johnson Ice Follies Unknown 1966
Series Get Smart Unknown 1966
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie A Secret Agent's Dilemma, or A Clear Case of Mind Over Mata Hari Unknown 1965
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1965
Series Hullabaloo Unknown 1965
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series Underdog Unknown 1964-10-03
Series The Jimmy Dean Show Unknown 1963-09-19
Series Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales Unknown 1963
Series The Match Game Unknown 1963
Series You Don't Say Unknown 1963-04-01
Series The Bill Dana Show Unknown 1963-09-22
Series The Andy Williams Show Unknown 1962-09-20
Series The Jack Paar Program Unknown 1962-09-21
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Series Startime Unknown 1959-10-06
Series The Garry Moore Show Unknown 1958-09-30
Series The Lux Show Unknown 1957-09-26
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Movie The Esther Williams Aqua Spectacle Unknown 1956
Series Tonight! Unknown 1955
Series The Bob Hope Show Unknown 1952-10-12
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24