|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||10 November 1924||Ashley, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Known As:||Roy 'The Professor' Hinkley Jr., PhD||TV's "Gilligan's Island"|
|Trivia:||Was a member of the National Honor Society while in High School.|
|Earned a Purple Heart (for injuries during battle) when the B-24|
Liberator bomber he was a crewman on was shot down during
a bombing run against Japanese targets in the
Philippine Islands (March 1945).
|Was enrolled in a Hollywood drama school when he was spotted|
by Paul Henreid who cast him in "For Men Only."
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Russell Johnson Filmography.|
|Departed:||16 January 2014||Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA|
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