Backus starred in Gilligan’s Island as the snobby but lovable Thurston Howell III.
After the shows end he continued to act and gain recognition in movies like, ‘Rebel Without a Cause’. Backus along with his wife wrote several books. After several years of battling Parkinson’s Disease a complication caused from pneumonia took his life on July 3rd 1989.
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