Dawn Wells

TV Actress

Birthday October 18, 1938

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Reno, NV

DEATH DATE Dec 30, 2020 (82)

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Actress who played Mary Ann Summers on the television series Gilligan's Island and later opened a boot camp for actors. 

Before Fame

She gained the title of Miss Nevada after competing in the Miss America pageant.


She made her TV debut in a 1961 episode of The Everglades, playing the character Piney.

Family Life

She was married to Larry Rosen from 1962 to 1967.

Associated With

She starred alongside Bob Denver in the series Gilligan's Island.