Actor who played an L.A. cop in the popular crime series, Adam-12 and first appeared on television in The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet.
He worked at the local airport as a child and was given flying lessons as payment.
His real name is Kent Franklin McWhirter, and his TV police partner's name is
He married Cynthia Lee Doty in 1962 and they had three children.
He appeared in a few films starring Elvis Presley.