Ruth Chatterton

Ruth Chatterton
1892 - 1961

Ruth Chatterton  American Actress


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Ruth Chatterton passed away on 24th Nov 1961 aged 68.


Ruth Chatterton was previously married to Barry Thomson, George Brent (1932 - 1934) and Ralph Forbes (1924 - 1932).

She was in relationships with Philip Reed (1935) and José Iturbi (1935).


American Actress Ruth Chatterton was born on 24th December, 1892 in New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 24th Nov 1961 Norwalk, Connecticut, USA aged 68. She is most remembered for Dodsworth, Madame X, Aviation. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Ruth Chatterton is a member of the following lists: American Theater Hall of Fame inductees, Actors from Norwalk, Connecticut and 20th-century American novelists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 19 years, 7 months 10 years, 8 months 3 years, 9 months
Dating2 82 years, 11 months 82 years, 11 months -
Total5 82 years, 11 months 39 years, 7 months 3 years, 9 months


First Name Ruth
Last Name Chatterton
Full Name at Birth Ruth Chatterton
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 24th December, 1892
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Died 24th November, 1961
Place of Death Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Cerebral Hemorrhage
Height 5' 2½" (159 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress/ Novelist/Aviatrice/directed Broadway plays
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Dodsworth, Madame X, Aviation
Year(s) Active 1928–1953, 1908–1953
Father Walter Smith
Mother Lillian Reed Chatterton
Family Member Thomas Chatteron (ancestor)
Friend Bette Davis, Amelia Earhart, Sylvia of Hollywood

Ruth Chatterton (December 24, 1892 – November 24, 1961) was an American stage, film and television actress. In the late 1930s, Chatterton retired from film acting but continued her career on the stage. She later became a successful novelist and early aviator. Chatterton briefly returned to screen acting in the 1950s before her death of a cerebral hemorrhage in 1961.

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Ruth Chatterton68 CapricornActress
Barry Thomson-
Philip Reed88 AriesActor
José Iturbi84 SagittariusPianist
George Brent80 PiscesActor
Ralph Forbes112 LibraActor


Hamlet1953GertrudeTV Movie
Celanese Theatre1951Kit MarloweTV Show
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse1950Alison StanhopeTV Show
The Prudential Family Playhouse1950Fran DodsworthTV Show
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948TV Show
Kraft Theatre1947TV Show
A Royal Divorce1938Josephine de BeauharnaisMovie
The Rat1937Zelia de ChaumontMovie
Dodsworth1936Fran DodsworthMovie
Girls' Dormitory1936Professor Anna MatheMovie
Lady of Secrets1936Celia WhittakerMovie
Journal of a Crime1934FrancoiseMovie
Female1933Alison DrakeMovie
Lilly Turner1933Lilly 'Queenie' Turner DixonMovie
Frisco Jenny1932JennyMovie
The Rich Are Always with Us1932Caroline GrannardMovie
The Crash1932Linda GaultMovie
Tomorrow and Tomorrow1932Eve RedmanMovie
The Magnificent Lie1931PollMovie
Unfaithful1931Lady Fay KilkerryMovie
Once a Lady1931Anna KeremazoffMovie
Paramount on Parade1930Floozie (The Montmartre Girl)Movie
Sarah and Son1930Sarah StormMovie
Anybody's Woman1930Pansy GrayMovie
The Lady of Scandal1930ElsieMovie
The Right to Love1930Brooks Evans, Naomi KelloggMovie
Madame X1929JacquelineMovie
Charming Sinners1929Kathryn MilesMovie
The Doctor's Secret1929Lillian GarsonMovie
The Dummy1929Agnes MeredithMovie
The Laughing Lady1929Marjorie LeeMovie
Sins of the Fathers1928Greta BlankeMovie
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