Edie Adams

Edie Adams
1927 - 2008
Edie Adams  American Actress

Edie Adams dating history


Edie Adams was previously married to Pete Candoli (1972 - 1988) and Ernie Kovacs (1954 - 1962).

Edie Adams was in relationships with Rock Hudson (1961), Clark Gable and Eddie Fisher.


American Actress Edie Adams was born Edith Elizabeth Enke on 16th April, 1927 in Kingston, Pennsylvania, USA and passed away on 15th Oct 2008 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 81. She is most remembered for Lover Come Back. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Edie Adams was in an on-screen matchup with Avery Schreiber in The Love Boat (1977).

Edie Adams is a member of the following lists: Actors from New Jersey, American women singers and American television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 16 years, 7 months 13 years, 9 months 11 years
Dating3 - - -
Total5 16 years, 7 months 5 years, 6 months 11 years


First Name Edie
Last Name Adams
Full Name at Birth Edith Elizabeth Enke
Alternative Name Edith Elizabeth Enke, Edie Adams
Age 81 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th April, 1927
Birthplace Kingston, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 15th October, 2008
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Dyed Red
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Juilliard School of Music, Columbia University
Occupation Text Actress, Comedienne, Singer, Businesswoman, Writer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Lover Come Back
Year(s) Active 1951-2004, 1951–2004
Brand Endorsement Muriel Cigars (1965)
Official Websites www.edieadams.com/, www.facebook.com/realedieadams, www.nndb.com/people/901/000064709/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=30618541, www.allmovie.com/artist/edie-adams-p267, www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/edie_adams/

Edie Adams (born Edith Elizabeth Enke; April 16, 1927 – October 15, 2008) was an American comedienne, actress, singer and businesswoman. She was a Tony Award winner and an Emmy Award nominee.

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Edie Adams81 AriesActress
Pete Candoli84 CancerJazz Musician
Rock Hudson59 ScorpioActor
Ernie Kovacs42 AquariusActor
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
Eddie Fisher82 LeoSinger


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MiaFemale20th June, 195963 years oldErnie Kovacs


Tales of the City1993Ruby MillerTV Show
Jake Spanner, Private Eye1989Senior Club MemberTV Movie
Adventures Beyond Belief1988FloTV Show
Designing Women1986EdieTV Show
It's Garry Shandling's Show.1986Clair King, Edie Adams-StravelyTV Show
Ernie Kovacs: Between the Laughter1984Mae WestTV Movie
Kids Incorporated1984Ms. CooperTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Kaye SheppardTV Show
Shooting Stars1983HazelTV Movie
Dr. Yesterday's Old Time News1981Miss InformationTV Show
The Happy Hooker Goes Hollywood1980Rita BeaterMovie
A Cry for Love1980TessieTV Movie
Bosom Buddies1980DarleneTV Show
CBS Children's Mystery Theatre1980Madame ZeniaTV Show
Make Me an Offer1980Francine ShermanTV Movie
Portrait of an Escort1980Mrs. KennedyTV Movie
Racquet1979Leslie SargentMovie
The Seekers1979Flora CatoTV Show
A Man Called Sloane1979ChandlerTV Show
Mrs. Columbo1979Joanne HustonTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Edie MarksTV Show
Fast Friends1979Connie BurtonTV Movie
Up in Smoke1978Tempest StonerMovie
Superdome1978JoyceTV Movie
The Eddie Capra Mysteries1978Claudia CarrollTV Show
Vega$1978AngelaTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Liz FullerTV Show
The Love Boat1977Maureen BuellTV Show
Rosetti and Ryan1977Evelyn AlbertTV Show
The Practice1976CarlottaTV Show
Joe Forrester1975TV Show
The Blue Knight1975TorchyTV Show
Cop on the Beat1975Massage Parlor OwnerTV Movie
Police Woman1974LorenzaTV Show
Harry O1973Kate RobertiTV Show
Evil Roy Slade1972FlossieTV Movie
Tarzana1972HookerShort Film
Great Performances1971Fairy Godmother, SelfTV Show
McMillan & Wife1971Louise MontgomeryTV Show
Love, American Style1969Mrs. Winslow (segment "Love and the Hotel Caper")TV Show
The Honey Pot1967Merle McGillMovie
Made in Paris1966Irene ChaseMovie
The Oscar1966Trina YaleMovie
The Best Man1964Mabel CantwellMovie
Call Me Bwana1963FredericaMovie
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World1963Monica CrumpMovie
Love with the Proper Stranger1963BarbieMovie
Under the Yum Yum Tree1963Dr. Irene WilsonMovie
The Lucy Show1962Nanette JohnsonTV Show
Lover Come Back1961Rebel DavisMovie
The Spiral Staircase1961BlancheTV Movie
The Dick Powell Theatre1961ModelTV Show
Theatre '621961BlancheTV Show
The Apartment1960Miss OlsenMovie
Cinderella1957Fairy Godmother (as Edith Adams)TV Movie
Suspicion1957Gloria ChrystieTV Show
As the World Turns1956RoseanneTV Show
Showdown at Ulcer Gulch1956Cameo appearance (Wife of man in bar)Short Film
Appointment with Adventure1955TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953Sue EllenTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Lulu Trueblood, RubyTV Show
Suspense1949TV Show
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halfgoofyhalfgoofyOct 21, 2021

shared a link: https://www.ibdb.com/broadway-cast-staff/edith-adams-29337

halfgoofyhalfgoofyNov 9, 2018

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halfgoofyhalfgoofyNov 9, 2018

shared a link: https://www.allmovie.com/artist/edie-adams-p267

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shared a link: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/30618541/edie-adams

karl59Aug 5, 2009

Also dated Maury Wills LA DOdgers shortstop (1960`s)

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