Ernie Kovacs

American comedian, actor, and writer (1919-1962)

Ernie Kovacs (January 23, 1919 – January 13, 1962) was an American author, comedian and actor. He played Captain Locke in the movie Operation Mad Ball. He also played Harry Foster Malone in It Happened to Jane.

Ernie Kovacs in 1956

Kovacs was born in Trenton, New Jersey. He was married to actress Edie Adams from 1954 until his death. He died from injuries from in a car accident in Los Angeles.