Florida Friebus is an American theater, film and television writer and actress. Friebus's most famous roles are Winifred "Winnie" Gillis, the sympathetic mother of Dwayne Hickman's character Dobie Gillis in The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, and Lillian Bakerman in The Bob Newhart Show.
|Born||October 10, 1909, Auburndale, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Died||May 27, 1988, Laguna Niguel, California, U.S.|
|Other names||Florida Freebus, Florida Freibus|
|IMDb||Florida Friebus's IMDb|
Actress and screenwriter who played Dobbie Gillis on CBS's The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis and portrayed Mrs. Lillian Bakerman on the Bob Newhart Show.
She grew up in a small town in Massachusetts.
She appeared in a host of different shows over the course of her career, including Perry Mason, Father Knows Best, Peyton Place, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and Rhoda.
She was married to Richard Waring from 1934 to 1988.
She co-starred with Dwayne Hickman on The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis.
- Actor from Newton, Massachusetts
- Writers of Newton, Massachusetts
- Boston actresses
Latest information about Florida Friebus updated on June 14 2021.