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Don Adams
Don Adams - Inspector Gadget.png
Born Donald James Yarmy
April 13, 1923
New York City, New York, U.S.
Died September 25, 2005
Los Angeles, California, U.S. (aged 82)
Occupation Actor, director, game show panelist, voice artist, comedian
Gender Male
Status Deceased
Family Adelaide Efantis Adams (wife; m. 1947–1960)
Dorothy Bracken (wife; m. 1960–1976)
Judy Luciano (wife; m. 1977–1990)
Years Active 1954–2000

Donald James "Don" Yarmy (April 13, 1923 – September 25, 2005) was an American actor, director, game show panelist for Match Game, voice artist, and comedian. He voiced Gadget in the original Inspector Gadget cartoon and Brain in the 1999 live-action film. Adams reprised the role of Inspector Gadget in Inspector Gadget Saves Christmas and Inspector Gadget's Field Trip.

Adams' inspiration for the character of Gadget was Maxwell Smart, his starring role from the popular 1960s comedy spy show Get Smart.

He retired from the role of Inspector Gadget in 1999 and was replaced by Maurice LaMarche, who played a live performance of Inspector Gadget in a cameo in The Super Mario Bros. Super Show, another DiC property.