Gibbs has been married four times and divorced three times his first marriage Gibbs met his first wife, Shannon, while waiting at the Stillwater Train Platform in 1976. Shannon, along with their eight-year-old daughter Kelly were murdered by a Mexican drug dealer on the last official day of Operation Desert Storm February 28, 1991 Gibbs had been an active member of the Marine Corps at the time and was still overseas when they were killed. Gibbs later killed the drug dealer responsible for their deaths. One of his wives, Diane, later married Gibbs' friend FBI Senior Special Agent Tobias Fornell (Joe Spano); Fornell later admitted to Gibbs that the marriage was a mistake. married Ginger Stevenson then got a divorce His wife Stephanie Flynn lived with him during his service in Moscow, Russia for about a year. Each wife was a redhead, like Shannon. Gibbs also once had a romantic relationship with the director of NCIS, Jenny Shepard, who was also a redhead. In the first, second, and once during the third season, he was seen in the company of a mysterious redheaded woman. In season four, he had a steady, serious relationship and married Army CID agent Lt. Col. Hollis Mann After Shannon's and Kelly's death and before he remarried to his second wife, Gibbs had an affair with a woman in Colombia, named Rose.
Gibbs has rules that he quotes to his team over time if it suits a situation. Not all rules are known. Some rules are double like 1, 3 and 4. Some are quoted with a different number, like 4 that is called 6 elsewhere.
1. Never screw over your partner. This rule supersedes all other rules.
1. Never let suspects stay together.
2. Always wear gloves at a crime scene.
3. Don't believe what you're told. Double check.
3. Never be unreachable.
4. The best way to keep a secret? Keep it to yourself. Second best? Tell one other person - if you must. There is no third best.
4. or 6. Never say you're sorry ( Don't apologize ). It's a sign of weakness.
7. Always be specific when you lie.
8. Never take anything for granted.
9. Never go anywhere without a knife.
11. When the job is done, walk away.
12. Never date a co-worker.
13. Never ever involve a lawyer. Things are bound to turn nasty.
15. Always work as a team.
18. It's better to seek forgiveness than ask permission.
22. Never, ever bother Gibbs in interrogation.
23. Never mess with a marine's coffee ( if you want to live ).
38. Your case, your lead.
39. There is no such thing as coincidence.
He is named after his father's friend, Leroy Jethro, who was his business partner
Gibbs speaks Russian and at least a little Japanese and Chinese
gibbs has a Silver Star, and Purple Heart
was in a coma for two weeks
has worked at NCIS for fifteen years
Gibbs was awarded seven Meritorious Service Medals
One ex-wife attacked him with a seven-iron golf club and now stalks him on the anniversary of their split another attacked him with a baseball bat.
Both Gibbs and Fornell were left bankrupt by their divorces from Diane.
Mark Harmon was born September 2nd 1951 in Burbank California. Mark was born and raised in Southern California, where he attended UCLA and was a quarterback for the UCLA football. He was awarded the National Collegiate Football Foundation Award for All-Around Excellence. He is a cum laude graduate of UCLA with a degree in communications. He worked as a carpenter before making a success of his acting career.
Mark Harmon married actress Pam Dawber March 21, 1987. They have two sons Sean Thomas Harmon born 25 April 1988, and Ty Christian Harmon born June 25, 1992 mark His father Tom Harmon was University of Michigan football All-America and Heisman Trophy winner . His mother is actress and artist Elyse Knox two older sisters actress and painter Kristin Nelson,and actress Kelly Harmon.
1973 Ozzie's Girls
1976 Laverne & Shirley Victor
1977 Eleanor and Franklin
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries
Comes a Horseman
1978-1979 Centennial Captain
1979 Beyond the Poseidon Adventure
1979-1983 The Love Boat
1979-1980 240-Robert Deputy Dwayne
1980 Flamingo Road
The Dream Merchants
1981 Goliath Awaits
1981-1982 Flamingo Road Fielding
1983 Doctor in Paradise
1983-1986 St. Elsewhere
1984 Desert Warrior
1986 Prince of Bel Air
The Deliberate Stranger
Let's Get Harry
After the Promise
1988 The Presidio
1989 Sweet Bird of Youth C
1990 Till There Was You
Long Road Home
Shadow of a Doubt
1991-1993 Reasonable Doubts
1993 Harts of the West
1994 Natural Born Killers
1994 Wyatt Earp
1995 Original Sins
Magic in the Water
The Last Supper
1996-2000 Chicago Hope
1997 Adventures from the Book of Virtues
The First to Go
1998 From the Earth to the Moon
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
1999 I'll Remember
2000 For All Time
The Amati Girls
2001 Crossfire Trail
And Never Let Her Go
The Legend of Tarzan
2002 Local Boys
The West Wing
2004 Chasing Liberty
2009 Weather Girl
2010 Justice League
In his two years as quarterback at UCLA he won 17 games and lost only 5.
considerd going into advertising or law
Harmon was the brother-in-law of Ricky Nelson and is the uncle of singers Matthew and Gunnar NelsonIn 1996, he made headlines when he saved two teenage boys in a car accident outside of his house. he used a sledge hammer to break the window out of their burning car, then pulled them free from the flames.