WHAT CAST MEMBERS FROM GILLIGANS ISLAND ARE STILL LIVING

Among the seven original crew of Gilligan's Island there are only two living cast members remaining, Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann Summers, and Tina Louise, who played Ginger Grant.

Other cast members Bob Denver (Gilligan) died in 2005 in Winston-Salem, N.C., Alan Hale, Jr. (The Skipper) died in 1990, Jim Backus (Thurston Howell III) died in 1989 and Natalie Schafer (Eunice Lovelle Wentworth Howell) died in 1991.

Sadly, another piece of U.S. television history died on Thursday, January 16, when ‘Gilligan’s Island’ star Russell Johnson, widely known as "The Professor", died of natural causes at the age of 89. Read more at Hollywood Life.

Find out what the cast of Gilligan’s Island did after the wildly popular 1960s show ended at Detroit Free Press.

Updated on Thursday, January 23 2014 at 09:35AM EST