Dawn Wells

Dawn Wells
1938 - 2020
Dawn Wells  American Actress

Dawn Wells dating history


Dawn Wells was previously married to Larry Rosen (1962 - 1967).

Dawn Wells was in a relationship with Bob Denver.


American Actress Dawn Wells was born Dawn Elberta Wells on 18th October, 1938 in Reno, Nevada, USA and passed away on 30th Dec 2020 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 82. She is most remembered for Mary Ann on Gilligan`s Island. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Dawn Wells was in an on-screen matchup with Bob Denver in Gilligan's Island (1964).

Dawn Wells is a member of the following lists: American television actors, People from Los Angeles, California and 1938 births.


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Married1 4 years, 2 months - -
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Total2 4 years, 2 months 2 years, 1 month -


First Name Dawn
Middle Name Elberta
Last Name Wells
Full Name at Birth Dawn Elberta Wells
Alternative Name Mary Ann Summers, Pooter
Age 82 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th October, 1938
Birthplace Reno, Nevada, USA
Died 30th December, 2020
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death COVID-19
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Reno High School, Reno, Nevada
University AA Chemistry, Stephens College (1956), BA Theatre, University of Washington in Seattle (1960)
Occupation Text Actress, Producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Mary Ann on Gilligan`s Island
Year(s) Active 1961–present, 1961–2019
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Carter Media Inc
Brand Endorsement TV commercial: Western Union (1999)
Official Websites twitter.com/therealmaryannr, http://www.dawn-wells.com/, www.facebook.com/therealmaryann, www.hollywood.com/celebrities/dawn-wells-57524899/, www.nndb.com/people/050/000023978/, http://dawnwells.com, http://www.dawn-wells.com/ https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q470007#P856

Dawn Elberta Wells (October 18, 1938 – December 30, 2020) was an American actress who became known for her role as Mary Ann Summers on the CBS sitcom Gilligan's Island.

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Dawn Wells82 LibraActress
Larry Rosen75 GeminiMusician
Bob Denver70 CapricornActor


The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants2018Gumbalina ToothingtonTV Show
Kaplan's Korner2018Dawn WellsTV Show
Heaven's Waiting Room2017FloraTV Show
See Ya2017MarciaTV Show
She's Still on That Freakin' Island2015TV Show
Life Interrupted2014Annie HughesTV Movie
This Is Our Time2013MargoMovie
Silent But Deadly2012RoseMovie
Pastor Greg2005KathrynTV Show
Forever for Now2004SylviaMovie
Super Sucker2002Super Sucker Celebrity SpokespersonMovie
Three Sisters2001SusanTV Show
Meego1997Mary AnnTV Show
Lover's Knot1996Mary AnnMovie
Soulmates1992Lucille PerkinsMovie
Herman's Head1991Mary AnnTV Show
The Princess and the Dwarf1989Movie
Baywatch1989Mary Ann SummersTV Show
Roseanne1988DarleneTV Show
The Bold and the Beautiful1987AliceTV Show
ALF1986Mary Ann SummersTV Show
Growing Pains1985Casting Receptionist, Myrtle DeforestTV Show
High School U.S.A.1983Miss Lorilee LeeTV Movie
Gilligan's Planet1982Ginger Grant, Mary Ann SummersTV Show
Matt Houston1982Cheryl BurkeTV Show
The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island1981Mary Ann SummersTV Movie
Hagen1980LilyTV Show
The Castaways on Gilligan's Island1979Mary Ann SummersTV Movie
Rescue from Gilligan's Island1978Mary Ann SummersTV Movie
Vega$1978Millie FarmerTV Show
Return to Boggy Creek1977JoleneMovie
Fantasy Island1977Myra FletcherTV Show
The Love Boat1977Valerie MaddenTV Show
The Town That Dreaded Sundown1976Helen ReedMovie
Winterhawk1975Clayanna, NarratorMovie
Columbo1971Female GuestTV Show
The Invaders1967Eileen BrownTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Carol MortonTV Show
The Wild Wild West1965Betsy JeffersTV Show
The New Interns1964BobbieMovie
Gilligan's Island1964Mary Ann SummersTV Show
Valentine's Day1964PocahontasTV Show
Palm Springs Weekend1963Girl at Police Station (uncredited)Movie
Burke's Law1963WendyTV Show
Channing1963NancyTV Show
It's a Man's World1962MollyTV Show
87th Precinct1961Kathy BlakelyTV Show
Everglades1961Piney DanningTV Show
Ripcord1961Evvie EdenTV Show
The Joey Bishop Show1961Connie, MarilynTV Show
Surfside 61960Consuelo Hernandez, JuneTV Show
The Roaring 20's1960GloriaTV Show
Bonanza1959Marty Johnson, Moon HoltTV Show
Hawaiian Eye1959Carolyn Barnes, Lois CoreyTV Show
Laramie1959MillieTV Show
The Detectives1959SallyTV Show
The Third Man1959SecretaryTV Show
77 Sunset Strip1958Connie Kenwood, Judy Rogers, Nixie MartinTV Show
Lawman1958Elly StrattonTV Show
Maverick1957Caprice RambeauTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957MollyTV Show
Wagon Train1957Mrs. MurrayTV Show
Cheyenne1955Sarah ClaypoolTV Show
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eagle39Jun 28, 2019

shared a link: https://www.triviatribute.com/dawnwells.html

QueenMystiqueJan 5, 2019


wjerryzwjerryzJul 23, 2017

To be stranded on an island with you. ? Sure. !!!!

ModelRep2Nov 13, 2014

One of the nicest people in Hollywood, to be sure.

John StewartJan 3, 2012

Dawn had that kind of beauty that you never forget

wadeAug 8, 2011

love this show got the dvd kool injoy uchs

MrsLauraTweedyMrsLauraTweedyMar 16, 2011

I do not understand why Tina and Dawn did not get along, then, why Tina invited Down to her wedding?

SueApr 27, 2009

Just watched Winterhawk, and loved you in that. Thank you.

nicholas cortsMar 30, 2009

the more dawn wells on this earth, the better the population would look and be in generations to come!

andra39Mar 7, 2008

talented actress...always thouht her character mary ann had a crush on gilligan

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