Russell Johnson

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  • Birth Name: Russell David Johnson
  • Birth Place: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Died: January 16, 2014
  • Profession: Actor

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Russell Johnson

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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11:40 — Three stranded castaways, Bob Denver (Gilligan), Dawn Wells (Mary Ann) and Russell Johnson (the Professor), take their turns in the video monitor. Zor (more…)
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  • Birth Name: Russell David Johnson
  • Birth Place: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Died: January 16, 2014
  • Profession: Actor