(18 November 1954 - 4 December 2006) (his death)
She married Jack Bean, a talent agent and public relations executive for MCA, in San Francisco, California on November 18, 1954. She had just been released from Twentieth Century-Fox (before the start of There's No Business Like Show Business) with four years left on her contract and decided with the time off to get married. The union was childless. After their marriage Bean quit MCA and started his own real estate business and managed Gaynor's career.