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Russell Johnson

Birth Name: Russell David Johnson

Birth Place: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States

Birthday: November 10, 1924, Scorpio

Died: January 16, 2014

Profession: Actor

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Gilligan's Island Star Russell Johnson Dies at 89

Russell Johnson, who played The Professor on Gilligan's Island, died Thursday at his home in Washington of kidney failure, ABC News reports. He was 89. Born in Pennsylvania, Johnson earned a Purple Heart and several other medals for hi… Read more

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Tue Sep 8 10:12am
Gilligan's IslandHair Today, Gone Tomorrow(Season 3, Episode 8) TVLAND

Baldness becomes Gilligan---or so his fellow castaways try to convince the ashamed mate after all his hair suddenly falls out. And then so does the Skipper's. The Professor sets out to solve the mystery. Skipper: Alan Hale. The Professor: Russell Johnson (more…)

Tue Sep 8 10:48am
Gilligan's IslandRing Around Gilligan(Season 3, Episode 9) TVLAND

Vito Scotti made his second showing in this series as mad Dr. Balinkoff, back to test a hypnotic ring that turns people into robots. The scientist aims to use the castaways to rob Fort Knox and trains them in the caper by subbing coconuts for gold bars. Sk (more…)

Tue Sep 8 11:24am
Gilligan's IslandTopsy Turvy(Season 3, Episode 10) TVLAND

Headhunter territory is the setting for the castaways' search for a rare berry to cure Gilligan's upside-down vision. Former NFL QB Roman Gabriel appears as a tribesman. Gilligan: Bob Denver. Skipper: Alan Hale. Howell: Jim Backus. The Professor: Russell J (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Russell David Johnson
  • Birth Place: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Birthday: November 10, 1924, Scorpio
  • Died: January 16, 2014
  • Profession: Actor
  • User Rating:5 out of 5 (1 rating)
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