Quick Facts Mark Harmon

  • NameMark Harmon
  • Birth NameThomas Mark Harmon
  • FatherTom Harmon
  • MotherElyse Knox
  • NationalityAmeriacn
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActor
  • Net Worth$60 million
  • Eye ColorDark-Brown
  • Hair ColorDark-Brown
  • Weight in KG84 kg
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toPam Dawber (m. 1987)
  • ChildrenSean Harmon, Ty Christian Harmon
  • EducationUniversity of California, Los Angeles
  • AwardsPrism Awards 2013
  • MoviesFreaky Friday
  • TV ShowNCIS Since 2003
  • SiblingsKelly Harmon, Kristin Nelson

An American television and film actor, Mark Harmon was born as Thomas Mark Harmon. The handsome actor, Harmon has featured in a wide variety of roles since the early 1970s. Mark Harmon is mainly best known for his role of SSA Leroy Jethro Gibbs in the American action police procedural television series named, NCIS.

Besides, Mark is a married man and is the father of two sons from his beloved wife.

Mark Harmon Early Life and Education

Mark Harmon was born on September 2, 1951, in Burbank, California, the United State. He was born to his father, Tom Harmon, and mother, Elyse Knox and grew up along with his sibling sister, Kristin Nelson and Kelly Harmon. His father was a football player and mother was an American actress.

Mark Harmon, during his childhood Mark Harmon, during his childhood

Mark Harmon completed his primary education from the Harvard School. Thus, Mark Hanson completed a two-year degree from the Pierce College in Los Angeles. After that, Mark Hanson transferred to the University of California in Los Angeles. When he was in a University of California, Mark Hanson played as quarterback for the UCLA Bruins football team in the year 1972.

Mark Harmon Career

The well-known actor, Mark Harmon started his career in business as a merchandising director, but he decided to switch to acting.From his hard work and dedication towards acting, Mark Harmon got a chance to debut on the television series named, Ozzie’s Girls as a role of The Candidate in the year 1973.

Mark Harmon during the shooting of NCIS; Instagram

Through his tv series, Mark Harmon achieved a huge success as well as established himself as one of the renowned actors in the United State. After struggling for a while, Mark Harmon made his movie debut from the movie named, Comes a Horseman as a role of Billy Joe Meynert. After this, Mark featured in numerous movies and television series. Some of his hit’s tv series and movies are as follow,


  • Beyond the Poseidon Adventure(1979)
  • The Dream Merchants(1980)
  • Let’s Get Harry (1986)
  • Summer School(1987)
  • Worth Winning(1989)
  • Wyatt Earp(1994)
  • The Last Supper(1995)
  • Casualties(1997)
  • The First to Go(1997)
  • For All Time(2000)
  • The Amati Girls(2001)
  • Weather Girl(2009)
  • Justice League; Crisis on Two Earths(2010) and many others.

Mark Harmon, sexiest man alive (1986); Instagram

                           Television series

  1. Adam-12(1975)
  2. Police Woman(1975)
  3. Delvecchio(1976)
  4. Little Mo(1978)
  5. Sam(1978)
  6. Goliath Awaits(1981)
  7. Flamingo Road(1981)
  8. The Love Boat(1983)
  9. Sweet Bird of Youth(1989)
  10. Harts of the West(1993)
  11. JAG(2003)
  12. NCIS (2003-present)
  13. Family Guy (2012) and so on.

Mark Harmon : Instagram

From his acting career, Mark was honored with Prism Awards in the year 2013 and People’s Choice Awards in the year 2016.

Mark Harmon at the Emmys 2013; Youtube

Mark Harmon Personal Life

Mark Harmon married to his long-term girlfriend named, Pam Dawber on March 21, 1987.  Besides, his wife is an American actress, soundtrack, and producer. From their beautiful relationship, the couple is blessed with two sons named, Sean Harmon and Ty Christian Harmon.  Currently, the husband, Mark, and wife are happy together and enjoying their married life.

Mark Harmona and his wife, Pam Dawber Mark Harmon and his wife, Pam Dawber

Mark Harmon Net Worth

Widely recognized actor, Mark Harmon has featured in numerous movies and television series. Likewise, he receives a good amount of money from his professions. As of 2017, his net worth is estimated to be around $40 million.