Bob DenverAge: 70
actor who played Gilligan, the first mate of the S.S. Minnow on television's cult hit Gilligan's Island. He also played beatnik Maynard Krebs on The Many Lives of Doby Gillis. Died: Winston-Salem, N.C., Sept. 2, 2005
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