Obituary of Bob Denver

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Bob Denver

Bob Denver, beloved actor and cherished entertainer, passed away on September 2, 2005. He was best known for his iconic portrayal of the lovable Gilligan in the classic TV series "Gilligan's Island." Born on January 9, 1935, in New Rochelle, New York, Denver's talent and charisma endeared him to audiences worldwide.

With his infectious smile and comedic timing, Denver brought laughter and joy to countless fans. His endearing portrayal of the bumbling but endearing Gilligan captured the hearts of viewers, making him a household name. Denver's impeccable comedic skills and ability to bring laughter to any situation made him a true legend of television.

Beyond his memorable role on "Gilligan's Island," Denver showcased his versatility as an actor in other projects. He charmed audiences with his portrayal of Maynard G. Krebs in the series "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" and made guest appearances in various shows, leaving a lasting impression wherever he went.

Bob Denver will be remembered not only for his talent but also for his kind and gentle spirit. He touched the lives of many through his work and his philanthropic efforts. Off-screen, Denver was known for his warm personality and his genuine love for his fans.

As we bid farewell to this extraordinary entertainer, we celebrate the laughter and happiness he brought into our lives. Bob Denver's legacy will continue to live on through the timeless characters he brought to life. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and the millions of fans who were touched by his talent and charm. May his laughter echo in our hearts forever.

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Bob Denver Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Denver, Bob
    • Common Name: Bob Denver
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York, United States
    • Birth Date: January 09, 1935
    • Age: 70 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Gilligan
    • Occupation: TV Actor
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Subway Sandwiches
    • Favorite Color: Sky Blue (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Bob's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Robert Osborne David Denver
    • Father:
    • Mother:
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Maggie Ryan ​(married 1960-divorced 1966)​
      • Jean Webber ​(married 1967-divorced 1970)​
      • Carole Abrahams ​(married 1972-divorced 1975)​
      • Dreama Perry ​(married 1979-2005, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Patrick Denver
      • Colin Denver
    • Daughter(s):
      • Megan Denver
      • Emily Denver

Death Notice:

  • Date: September 02 2005 at age 70
  • Place: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
  • Cause of Death: Surgical Complications (Throat cancer surgery)

Category Tags:

TV ActorAmerican Born on January 9th Born in 1935 Born in New York Died in 2005 Died at age 70 Died from Surgical Complications

Quotable Quotes:

"Teach this triple truth to all: A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity."

"[on his character Gilligan] People thank me for giving them a break from life. (IMDB)"

Is Mr. Bob Denver still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

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Bob Denver on Wikipedia.org
Bob Denver at IMDB

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-07-19 09:33:06
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