Kenneth Osmond was born in Glendale, California on June 7th, 1943. He began his acting career at a young age with small roles in such films as So Big and Good Morning Miss Dove.
The role that brought him long lasting recognition was that of Eddie Haskell on the Leave It To Beaver show. For six years he played the part until the show ended in 1963. Ken played numerous small roles for the next few years until he retired from acting.
For a short time, Ken operated a helicopter service in Los Angelas. However, in 1969, Ken crashed his helicopter and had closed the buisness.
In 1970, Ken joined the Los Angelas Police Department. His main focus was on narcotics and running his motorcycle beat. After eighteen years on the force, Ken had to retire from the department due to getting injured in the line of duty.
Since the 1980's, Ken has continued a little bit of acting with cameo roles and even another stint as an older Eddie Haskell in The New Leave It To Beaver tv show.
Currently, Ken resides in California with his wife Susan. They have been married since 1969 and have two children; Eric Osmond and Christian Osmond.