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Harvey Korman

  • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
  • Birthday: February 15
Date of passing: 
May 29, 2008

Harvey Korman was an American actor and comedian.

Korman performed in television and film productions and was also a voice artist. His big break was being a featured performer on CBS' The Danny Kaye Show.

With the 1967 debut of The Carol Burnett Show, Korman saw his greatest fame. He was nominated for six Emmy Awards for his decade of work on The Carol Burnett Show and won four times – in 1969, 1971 (for "Outstanding Achievement" by a performer in music or variety), 1972, and 1974. He was also nominated for four Golden Globes for the series, winning that award in 1975.

Harvey Korman was an American actor and comedian.

Korman performed in television and film productions and was also a voice artist. His big break was being a featured performer on CBS' The Danny Kaye Show.

With the 1967 debut of The Carol Burnett Show, Korman saw his greatest fame. He was nominated for six Emmy Awards for his decade of work on The Carol Burnett Show and won four times – in 1969, 1971 (for "Outstanding Achievement" by a performer in music or variety), 1972, and 1974. He was also nominated for four Golden Globes for the series, winning that award in 1975.

Harvey Korman was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame (along with Tim Conway) in 2002.

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Harvey Korman

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