Ernie Kovacs...okay, maybe admire isn't the right verb but I think he was a comic genius.
It's About TV: Ernie Kovacs and the finality of death
Ernie Kovacs (actor, comedian, writer) (1919 - 1962) Born in Trenton, N.J.
ERNEST EDWARD "ERNIE" KOVACS (Comedian / Actor) BIRTH: January 13,1919 in Trenton, New Jersey, U.S.A. DEATH: January 12, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. CAUSE OF DEATH: Automobile Accident CLAIM TO FAME: Wake Me When It's Over
Ernie Kovacs was a writer as well as an actor, radio DJ and comedian. Born and raised in Trenton, he published two books and contributed regular features to MAD magazine.
Ernie Kovacs. So ahead of his time, gone way too soon. Great comedian, just looking at this picture makes me crack up.
News of Ernie's death
Ernie Kovacs (1919 - 1962) Comedian, host of the TV series "The Ernie Kovacs Show"