Mark Harmon's Charming Cold Call: How He Secured a First Date and 36-Year Marriage with Pam Dawber

Mark Harmon, known for his role on "NCIS," shared details about how he secured his first date with his wife of 36 years, Pam Dawber.

Both Mark Harmon and Pam Dawber are 72 years old.

The actor mentioned that he made a "cold call" to Pam Dawber after a friend suggested introducing them during a group date.

Harmon expressed his desire to contact Dawber directly, saying, "Can I just call? Can I get a number and just cold call?" He received her number and proceeded to call her.

When he called he initially got an answering machine and began leaving a message suggesting they meet for a cup of coffee.

However, Pam Dawber picked up the call during the message and they decided to go out that same night. They have been together ever since.

Mark Harmon revealed that he married Pam Dawber exactly one year after their first date.

The couple had an intimate wedding ceremony in the chapel of Harvard-Westlake School, Mark Harmon's alma mater on March 21, 1987.