Played title role in TV series "Ensign O'Toole"
Starred on Broadway in Stephen Sondheim's "Company"; left after a few weeks into run (official reason was "hepatitis" but he was in the midst of a divorce); replaced by standby Larry Kert
Hired to sing in a melodrama produced at Knott's Berry Farm amusement park, Los Angeles where composer Vernon Duke heard him and introduced him to composer Frank Loesser who brought Jones to MGM where he was signed as a singer
Made feature film comeback in "Other People's Money"
Starred in a short-lived (ran five performances) Broadway musical, "Into the Light" about the Shroud of Turin
Appeared on Broadway in "Under the Yum Yum Tree"
Played Jim Douglas on short-lived TV series "Herbie, the Love Bug"
Film debut in "Gaby" (uncredited), "Ten Thousand Bedrooms", "These Wilder Years" and "Tea and Sympathy"
Hosted TV series, "What's It All About, World"
Landed his own local radio show "Dean Jones Sings" while still a student of Riverside High School in Decatur AL
Portrayed Charles Colson in film "Born Again"
Starred on TV series "The Chicago Teddy Bears"
Broadway debut opposite Jane Fonda in the short-lived (ran three-weeks) play, "There Was a Little Girl"
Starred with Suzanne Pleshette in "The Ugly Dachshund"
Starred in final Disney film, "Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo"
Made final film appearance in "Mandie and the Secret Tunnel"
Co-starred with Jack Lemmon in film version of "Under the Yum Yum Tree"
Starred in first Disney hit, "That Darn Cat!"
Starred opposite Jane Fonda and Jason Robards in romantic comedy "Any Wednesday'
Starred in "The Love Bug"
Starred with Tim Conway and Suzanne Pleshette in "The Shaggy D.A."