Russell Johnson

Russell Johnson & Julie Newmar
1924 - 2014

Russell Johnson  American Actor

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Russell Johnson passed away on 16th Jan 2014 aged 89.


Russell Johnson was previously married to Constance Dane (1982 - 2014), Kay Cousins Johnson (1949 - 1980) and Edith Cahoon (1943 - 1948).


American Actor Russell Johnson passed away on 16th Jan 2014 Bainbridge Island, Washington, at 5:21 AM aged 89. Born Russell David Johnson on 10th November, 1924 in Ashley Luzerne County, Pennsylvania and educated at Girard College, Philadelphia, PA, Russell Johnson is most remembered for Gilligans Island in a career that spanned 1950–1997. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Russell Johnson was in an on-screen matchup with Tina Louise in Gilligan's Island (1964).

Russell Johnson is a member of the following lists: 2014 deaths, People from Ashley, Pennsylvania and Male actors from Pennsylvania.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 33 years 24 years, 8 months 6 years
Total3 33 years 24 years, 8 months 6 years


First Name Russell
Middle Name David
Last Name Johnson
Full Name at Birth Russell David Johnson
Alternative Name The Professor, Dr. Roy Hinkley
Age 89 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th November, 1924
Birthplace Ashley Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Died 16th January, 2014
Place of Death Bainbridge Island, Washington, at 5:21 AM
Cause of Death Kidney failure
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Girard College, Philadelphia, PA
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gilligans Island
Year(s) Active 1950–1997
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Russell David Johnson (November 10, 1924 – January 16, 2014) was an American television and film actor, best known for his role as "The Professor" on the CBS television sitcom Gilligan's Island.

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Russell Johnson89 ScorpioActor
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Kay Cousins Johnson56 GeminiActress
Edith Cahoon-


David StormMale3rd April, 195561 years old


Meego1997The ProfessorTV Show
With a Vengeance1992Dr. Jesse ButlerTV Movie
Animania1991Narrator (segment: "Stevie Washington")Movie
Blue Movies1988Mr. MartinMovie
Monsters1988JeffreyTV Show
Roseanne1988MarkTV Show
Once Upon a Time1987Alan (1987) (English version, voice, uncredited)Movie
Mathnet1987Frank PuckTV Show
My Two Dads1987Frank MooneyTV Show
ALF1986Professor Roy HinkleyTV Show
MacGyver1985OslowTV Show
Santa Barbara1984Roger Wainwright #3 (1991)TV Show
Off the Wall1983Mr. WhitbyMovie
Buffalo Bill1983Dr. MurphyTV Show
Kill Squad1982Voice (uncredited)Movie
Fame1982Duke MackieTV Show
Gilligan's Planet1982Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr.TV Show
Newhart1982Beaver Lodge MemberTV Show
The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island1981Prof. Roy Hinkley Jr.TV Movie
Dynasty1981Earl ThompsonTV Show
The Righteous Apples1981Sgt. McGuintyTV Show
Beyond Westworld1980PatrickTV Show
Bosom Buddies1980Mr. ShawTV Show
The Castaways on Gilligan's Island1979Prof. Roy Hinkley Jr.TV Movie
Knots Landing1979Tim MurphyTV Show
Rescue from Gilligan's Island1978Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr.TV Movie
The Bastard1978Col. James BarrettTV Movie
The Ghost of Flight 4011978LoftTV Movie
Dallas1978Sheriff Wyatt MansfieldTV Show
The Great Skycopter Rescue1978Professor BensonMovie
Hitch Hike to Hell1977Captain J.W. ShawMovie
MacArthur1977Admiral KingMovie
Lou Grant1977KarlanTV Show
Code R1977IkeTV Show
Nowhere to Hide1977Charles MontagueTV Movie
Collision Course: Truman vs. MacArthur1976Gen. George StratemeyerTV Movie
Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II1976TV Show
Three Days of the Condor1975Intelligence Officer at Briefing (uncredited)Movie
The Jeffersons1975Mac SteeleTV Show
Wonder Woman1975ColonelTV Show
Mobile One1975TV Show
Adventures of the Queen1975ForbesTV Movie
You Lie So Deep, My Love1975The ForemanTV Movie
The New Adventures of Gilligan1974Professor Roy HinkleyTV Show
The Man from Independence1974LinaverMovie
Aloha Means Goodbye1974Dr. Frank FranklinTV Movie
The Horror at 37,000 Feet1973Jim HawleyTV Movie
Hawkins1973District AttorneyTV Show
Police Story1973Captain Carl FargoTV Show
Beg, Borrow, or Steal1973Alex LangleyTV Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Mr. CalderTV Show
Vanished1971Clyde MorehouseTV Movie
Cannon1971Paul MerrickTV Show
McMillan & Wife1971Carl JensenTV Show
O'Hara, U.S. Treasury1971Agent Oliver WellsTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Asst. D.A. Grant, Brenton Grant, Asst. D.A. Brenton GrantTV Show
San Francisco International Airport1970ToberTV Show
The Movie Murderer1970Cliff ThomasTV Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969Dr. Leonard ColmanTV Show
The Young Lawyers1969BonelliTV Show
Cry for Poor Wally1969GainesMovie
Ironside1967Martin LucasTV Show
Mannix1967BrasherTV Show
The Invaders1967James BernardTV Show
Felony Squad1966Tye LaughlinTV Show
That Girl1966JonTV Show
The Greatest Story Ever Told1965ScribeMovie
Days of Our Lives1965Harold Rankin (1980)TV Show
The Big Valley1965Davey DuniganTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Dr. McGregor, Jim Kellogg, Phillip GrahamTV Show
A Distant Trumpet1964Capt. Brinker - Judge Advocate's officeMovie
Invitation to a Gunfighter1964John Medford (uncredited)Movie
Gilligan's Island1964Professor Roy HinkleyTV Show
Breaking Point1963Eddy MulhallTV Show
Temple Houston1963TV Show
The Dakotas1963Lt. Clyde MariotTV Show
The Farmer's Daughter1963TV Show
The Great Adventure1963NarratorTV Show
The Greatest Show on Earth1963Dr. Arnold AndrewsTV Show
The Outer Limits1963Maj. BenedictTV Show
Empire1962Bill CareyTV Show
It's a Man's World1962Rev. BlakeTV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962Ralph AndersonTV Show
The Wide Country1962Arn McHughTV Show
G.E. True1962John T. MetcalfTV Show
Alcoa Premiere1961MajorTV Show
Ben Casey1961Dr. Stanley BurkeTV Show
Ripcord1961Stan WarnerTV Show
The Jane Powell Show1961Jeffrey EdwardsMovie
Michael Shayne1960Art ThompsonTV Show
Route 661960Bob KeelTV Show
Thriller1960Adam TalmadgeTV Show
The Law and Mr. Jones1960TV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959BowmanTV Show
Black Saddle1959Marshal Gib ScottTV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959Warren Boyd, Bert JacksonTV Show
Laramie1959Bob Talmadge, Al Denning, Bob MurklandTV Show
Rawhide1959Burt HarveyTV Show
Riverboat1959DariusTV Show
The Deputy1959Albee BeckettTV Show
The Detectives1959Lee TaberTV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959Tom Richards, Hugh GraftonTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Pete Corrigan, Prof. ManionTV Show
Border Patrol1959RandallTV Show
The Space Children1958Joe Gamble (as Russell D. Johnson)Movie
77 Sunset Strip1958Harry DevlinTV Show
Lawman1958Wade HorganTV Show
Rescue 81958Reverend FriendTV Show
Steve Canyon1958Major Pitch HammerTV Show
Badman's Country1958SundanceMovie
The Saga of Hemp Brown1958HookMovie
Flight1958TV Show
Jefferson Drum1958The Sundown KidTV Show
Attack of the Crab Monsters1957Hank ChapmanMovie
Rock All Night1957JiggerMovie
Casey Jones1957Jeff TylerTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957William DoddTV Show
The Real McCoys1957Dr. RossTV Show
The Silent Service1957Beach, KentTV Show
Wagon Train1957Major Dan Marriott, Steve Marshall, Craig MansonTV Show
Courage of Black Beauty1957Ben FarradayMovie
Code 31957TV Show
The Californians1957Tom QuinnTV Show
Circus Boy1956Dr. Ben OsgoodTV Show
God Is in the Streets1956Short Film
Ma and Pa Kettle at Waikiki1955Eddie NelsonMovie
Many Rivers to Cross1955BanksMovie
Strange Lady in Town1955ShadduckMovie
This Island Earth1955Dr. Steve CarlsonMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955TurkTV Show
Crossroads1955Jack FromerTV Show
Gunsmoke1955DiggsTV Show
Kings Row1955MarkTV Show
Warner Brothers Presents1955TV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955TV Show
Black Tuesday1954Howard SloaneMovie
Demetrius and the Gladiators1954GladiatorMovie
Johnny Dark1954EmoryMovie
Rogue Cop1954Patrolman Carland (uncredited)Movie
Taza, Son of Cochise1954Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
Ride Clear of Diablo1954Jed RingerMovie
Climax!1954RustyTV Show
Lassie1954John Bradley, Ranger Allen, Ranger Mark AdamsTV Show
Medic1954Al MonroeTV Show
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin1954Sgt. Stan Powers, GreeneTV Show
It Came from Outer Space1953GeorgeMovie
Law and Order1953Jimmy JohnsonMovie
Seminole1953Lt. HamiltonMovie
Tumbleweed1953Lam BlandenMovie
You Are There1953Fletcher ChristianTV Show
Column South1953Cpl. BiddleMovie
The Stand at Apache River1953GreinerMovie
City Detective1953StockerTV Show
Loan Shark1952Charlie ThompsonMovie
Rancho Notorious1952Chuck-a-Luck Wheel Spinner (uncredited)Movie
The Turning Point1952Herman (uncredited)Movie
Adventures of Superman1952ChopperTV Show
Cavalcade of America1952Dan Marshall, Karl NaderTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Matthew Reynolds, Sgt. Tate, NobleTV Show
Back at the Front1952Johnny Redondo, SmugglerMovie
For Men Only1952Ky WalkerMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Dr. Willis, Lennigan, CarterTV Show
Fireside Theatre1949SailorTV Show
The Lone Ranger1949Tom LeveringTV Show
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NightstarJan 23, 2014

he did an amazing job playing the professor, he died the day after my birthday. :(

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