Jonathan Harshman Winters III (November 11, 1925 – April 11, 2013) was an American comedian, actor, and artist. Winters appeared in nearly 50 movies and several television shows, including eccentric characters in It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, The Wacky World of Jonathan Winters (1972–74), Mork & Mindy, and Hee Haw. In 1999, Winters was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. In 2008, Winters was presented with a Pioneer TV Land Award by Robin Williams. Nearly everything he did was improvised!