Barbara Ruick

Barbara Ruick
1930 - 1974

Barbara Ruick  American Actress


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Rest in peace.


Barbara Ruick was previously married to John Williams (1956 - 1974), Robert Horton (1953 - 1956) and Frank Howren (1949).


American Actress Barbara Ruick passed away on 3rd Mar 1974 Reno, Nevada, USA aged 43. Born Barbara Joan Ruick on 23rd December, 1930 in Pasadena, California, USA and educated at North Hollywood High School, Barbara Ruick is most remembered for Carousel in a career that spanned 1931-1974 and 1931–1974. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Barbara Ruick is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Actors from California and American female singers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 18 years, 11 months 7 years, 11 months 1 year
Total3 18 years, 11 months 7 years, 11 months 1 year


First Name Barbara
Middle Name Joan
Last Name Ruick
Full Name at Birth Barbara Joan Ruick
Age 43 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd December, 1930
Birthplace Pasadena, California, USA
Died 3rd March, 1974
Place of Death Reno, Nevada, USA
Cause of Death Cerebral Hemorrhage
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Build Slim
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Roosevelt High School, Burbank High School in Burbank, North Hollywood High School
Occupation Text Actress, Singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Carousel
Year(s) Active 1921-1974, 1931-1974, 1931–1974
Official Websites
Father Mel Ruick
Mother Lurene Tuttle

Barbara Ruick (December 23, 1930 – March 3, 1974), also known as Barbara Ruick Williams, was an American actress and singer.

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Barbara Ruick43 CapricornActress
John Williams89 AquariusComposer
Robert Horton91 LeoActor
Frank Howren-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JenniferFemale195665 years oldJohn Williams
MarkMale195863 years oldJohn Williams
JosephMale1st September, 196061 years oldJohn Williams


California Split1974Reno BarmaidMovie
Cinderella1965EsmereldaTV Movie
The Brothers Brannagan1960ConnieTV Show
Carousel1956Carrie PipperidgeMovie
The Star of Bethlehem1956Narrator - Cathedral Films AdaptationTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Julie MorrisonTV Show
The Johnny Carson Show1955RegularTV Show
The Millionaire1955Crystal SandsTV Show
Climax!1954Judith KaleTV Show
The Lineup1954Peggy KirbyTV Show
The Public Defender1954Phyllis HoltTV Show
I Love Melvin1953Studio GuideMovie
The Affairs of Dobie Gillis1953Lorna EllingboeMovie
The Band Wagon1953Passenger on Train (uncredited)Movie
G.E. True Theater1953EleanorTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953Peggy RichardsTV Show
Confidentially Connie1953BarbaraMovie
Above and Beyond1952Mary MaloneMovie
Scaramouche1952Amoureause (uncredited)Movie
Apache War Smoke1952Nancy DekkerMovie
Fearless Fagan1952Second NurseMovie
You for Me1952Ann ElcottMovie
The Dennis Day Show1952Dennis' girlfriend, PeggyTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Guest, Guest VocalistTV Show
The Ezio Pinza Show1951Peggy (1953-1954)TV Show
Kraft Theatre1947Barbara GageTV Show
The Star of Bethlehem1921Narrator (reissue version)Short Film
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DarkMarcDarkMarcAug 14, 2018

Barbara Ruick Williams died on March 3, 1974, aged 43, from a cerebral hemorrhage in Reno, Nevada while on location with her last film, Robert Altman's California Split, which was dedicated to her. She has a cameo role as a barmaid. She was interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California. She married composer John Williams on April 15, 1956 and were married until her death.

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