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R.I.P. Professor

by Doc Murphy

...and then there were two.

Russell Johnson, the actor who portrayed The Professor on "Gilligan's Island", has passed away.
The news broke yesterday when his co-star Dawn Wells (Mary Ann) posted the news on her Facebook page yesterday..."My 2 favorite people are now gone.  The professor past (sic) away this morning.  My heart is broken".  
I'm assuming the other person she's referring to is Bob Denver, who passed away in 2005.

With Russell's passing, there are now only two surviving cast members from the '60s comedy...Dawn Wells (Mary Ann) and Tina Louise (Ginger Grant).