Appeared (as "Annie Oakley") in US tour of "Annie Get Your Gun".
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Edith Adams | Enke
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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(on falling in love with Ernie Kovacs
) Here was this guy with the big moustache, the big cigar, and the silly hat. I thought, "I don't know what this is, but it's for me.".
When her husband, Ernie Kovacs
, died in a car accident, he owed the IRS several hundred thousand dollars in back taxes (he felt that the tax system was unfair, and simply refused to pay it). Edie Adams took it upon herself to pay the back taxes, refusing help from her celebrity friends, and appeared in television commercials and other television work to raise the money. After several years, the ...