Barbara Read  Canadian Actress

Current Status

Barbara Read passed away on 12th Dec 1963 aged 45.


Barbara Read was in relationships with William Talman (1953 - 1960) and Willard Josephy (1947).


Barbara Read is a 45 year old Canadian Actress. Born on 29th December, 1917 in Port Arthur, Canada, she is famous for Three Smart Girls. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Barbara Read is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Ontario, 20th-century Canadian actresses and Canadian film actresses.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Barbara Read45 CapricornActress
William Talman53 AquariusActor
Willard Josephy-Relative


Racket Squad1950SecretaryTV Show
Coroner Creek1948Abbie Miles (as Barbara Reed)Movie
Key Witness1947Martha Higby (as Barbara Reed)Movie
Behind the Mask1946Margo LaneMovie
The Missing Lady1946Margo LaneMovie
The Shadow Returns1946Margo LaneMovie
Death Valley1946Mitzi (as Barbara Reed)Movie
Ginger1946Peggy SullivanMovie
Rubber Racketeers1942Mary DaleMovie
Too Many Women1942Linda PearsonMovie
Curtain Call1940Helen MiddletonMovie
Married and in Love1940Helen YatesMovie
Sorority House1939Dotty SpencerMovie
The Spellbinder1939Janet MarloweMovie
The Crime of Doctor Hallet1938Claire SaundersMovie
Midnight Intruder1938Patricia HammondMovie
Make Way for Tomorrow1937Rhoda CooperMovie
The Road Back1937LucyMovie
Merry Go Round of 19381937Clarice StockbridgeMovie
The Man Who Cried Wolf1937NanMovie
The Mighty Treve of Arizona1937Aileen FennoMovie
Three Smart Girls1936KayMovie
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addydaMar 14, 2010

does anyone know why barbara read did not play the second kay craig in three smart girls grow up ?

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    Barbara Read, also known as Barbara Reed, (December 29, 1917 – December 12, 1963) was a Canadian-American film actress of the 1930s and 1940s, who appeared in twenty-one films during her career....

    Confirmed Relationships2
    Longest Relationship7 yrs
    Shortest Relationship7 yrs
    Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 6 mths
    First Name Barbara
    Last Name Read
    Alternative Name Barbara Reed
    Age 45 (age at death) years
    Birthday 29th December, 1917
    Birthplace Port Arthur, Canada
    Died 12th December, 1963
    Place of Death Laguna Beach, California, USA
    Cause of Death Apparent Suicide
    Build Slim
    Hair Color Brown - Light
    Zodiac Sign Capricorn
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality Canadian
    Occupation Text Actress
    Occupation Actress
    Claim to Fame Three Smart Girls
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