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Harvey Korman Height, Weight, Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family

Harvey Korman Quick Info
Height 6 ft 3¼ in
Weight 84 kg
Date of Birth February 15, 1927
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Date of Death May 29, 2008

Harvey Korman was an American actor, comedian, voice artist, director, and producer whose film credits include Living Venus, The Man Called FlintstoneLord Love a Duck, Don’t Just Stand There!, GypsyThe Pink Panther Strikes Again, Blazing SaddlesHigh Anxiety, The April FoolsBud and LouHuckleberry Finn, AmericathonHerbie Goes BananasCurse of the Pink PantherFirst FamilyGone Are the DayesTrail of the Pink PantherDiagnosis: Murder, The Longshot, Alice in WonderlandMunchiesThe Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas, Baby Huey’s Great Easter Adventure, Radioland MurdersDracula: Dead and Loving ItThe FlintstonesJingle All the WayThe Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the RescueTogether Again: Conway & Korman, and History of the World, Part I. In addition to that, Korman was also part of various television projects such as The Donna Reed Show, Perry Mason, The Red Skelton HourHenneseyDennis the MenaceRoute 66Glynis, The Detectives Starring Robert Taylor, EmpireThe Lucy Show, Sam BenedictSaints and SinnersThe John Forsythe ShowThe Munsters, Hazel, GidgetAlice in Wonderland or What’s a Nice Kid Like You Doing in a Place Like This?The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour, The Wild Wild WestThe Carol Burnett Show, The Wild Thornberrys, The Carpenters at ChristmasTattletalesThe Harvey Korman Show, The Invisible Woman, The Tim Conway Show, Snavely, EuniceLeo & Liz in Beverly HillsThe Golden Palace, Mama’s FamilyCarpoolNutt House, Buzz Lightyear of Star CommandGarfield and Friends, Dumb and Dumber: The Animated Series, What a Cartoon!The Brothers Flub, and I’m Dickens, He’s Fenster.

Born Name

Harvey Herschel Korman

Nick Names

Mr. Happy Go-Lucky, Harv

Harvey Korman as seen in a still
Harvey Korman as seen in a still (Laura1285 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0 DEED)


He was born on February 15, 1927.


On May 29, 2008, Harvey Korman died at the age of 81 at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, United States. His death was a result of complications from a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm he had suffered four months earlier.

Resting Place

Woodlawn Memorial Cemetery in Santa Monica, California, United States

Sun Sign


Born Place

Chicago, Illinois, United States





Harvey Korman studied at the Goodman School of Drama at the Art Institute of Chicago (later at DePaul University). He also attended HB Studio located in Greenwich Village, New York City, and studied drama.


Actor, Comedian, Voice Artist, Director, Producer


  • Father – Cyril Raymond Korman (Salesperson)
  • Mother – Ellen (née Blecher)
  • Others – Solomon Noah Korman (Paternal HGrandfather), Clara Lederman (Paternal Grandmother)

Net Worth

According to, he had a net worth of $25 Million at the time of his death.



From Left to Right - Carol Burnett, Madeline Kahn, and Harvey Korman as seen in one of a series of 'The Family' sketches on 'The Carol Burnett Show' in 1976
From Left to Right – Carol Burnett, Madeline Kahn, and Harvey Korman as seen in one of a series of ‘The Family’ sketches on ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ in 1976 (CBS Television / eBay / Public Domain)


6 ft 3¼ in or 191 cm


84 kg or 185 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Harvey Korman dated –

  1. Betty Kelly – He once had an affair with singer and musician Betty Kelly.
  2. Donna Ehlert (1960-1977)​ – In 1960, Harvey Korman married his first wife Donna Ehlert and they had 2 children – a daughter named Maria and a son named Christopher. The marriage ended in divorce in 1977.
  3. Deborah Fritz Korman (1982-2008) – He tied the knot with Deborah Fritz Korman in 1982 and they remained together until Harvey Korman’s death in 2008. The marriage produced 2 daughters named Katherine (Kate) and Laura.

Race / Ethnicity


Harvey Korman was of Russian-Jewish descent.

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Tall stature
  • Rich smooth voice

Brand Endorsements

Harvey Korman was cast in a TV commercial for Lysol Spray in 1981.

He was cast in a radio commercial for GM Goodwrench Service in 2002.

Harvey Korman as seen while smiling in a still
Harvey Korman as seen while smiling in a still (John Mathew Smith & / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0 DEED)

Harvey Korman Facts

  1. During World War II, he served in the United States Navy.
  2. Along with Mark Addy, Stephen Baldwin, Kristen Johnston, Jane Krakowski, Thomas Gibson, Alan Cumming, and Joan Collins, Harvey Korman co-starred as Colonel Slaghoople in the romantic comedy film The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas in 2000.

Featured Image by Laura1285 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0 DEED

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