Jean Brooks

Jean Brooks
1915 - 1963

Jean Brooks  American Actress


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Rest in peace.


Jean Brooks was previously married to Thomas H. Leddy (1958 - 1963), William Douglas Lansford (1946 - 1956) and Richard Brooks (1941 - 1944).

Jean Brooks was in a relationship with Erich von Stroheim.


Jean Brooks is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American Roman Catholics and Alcohol-related deaths in California.


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Dating1 - - -
Married3 10 years 6 years, 7 months 3 years
Total4 10 years 4 years, 11 months 3 years


First Name Jean
Last Name Brooks
Full Name at Birth Ruby Matilda Kelly
Alternative Name Jean Brooks, Jeanne Kelly, Ruby M. Kelly
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd December, 1915
Birthplace Houston, Texas, USA
Died 25th November, 1963
Place of Death Richmond, California, USA
Cause of Death Hepatic encephalopathy (due to malnutrition and alcoholism)
Height 5' 4½" (164 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress and singer
Occupation Actress
Year(s) Active 1935-1948, 1935–1948
Friend Erich Von Stroheim

Jean Brooks (born Ruby Matilda Kelly; December 23, 1915 – November 25, 1963) was an American film actress and singer who appeared in over thirty films. Though she never achieved major stardom in Hollywood, she had several prominent roles in the early 1940s as a contract player for RKO Radio Pictures.

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Jean Brooks47 CapricornActress
Thomas H. Leddy-
William Douglas Lansford- Cancer
Richard Brooks79 TaurusWriter
Erich von Stroheim71 VirgoDirector


Women in the Night1948MayaMovie
The Bamboo Blonde1946MarshaMovie
The Falcon's Alibi1946Baroness LenaMovie
Two O'Clock Courage1945Barbara BordenMovie
Youth Runs Wild1944Mary CoatesMovie
A Night of Adventure1944Julie ArdenMovie
The Falcon in Hollywood1944Roxanna MilesMovie
The Falcon Strikes Back1943Spanish Girl (uncredited)Movie
The Leopard Man1943Kiki WalkerMovie
The Seventh Victim1943Jacqueline GibsonMovie
The Falcon and the Co-eds1943Vicky GainesMovie
The Falcon in Danger1943Iris FairchildMovie
The Boss of Big Town1942Iris MooreMovie
Klondike Fury1942Rae Langton (as Jeanne Brooks)Movie
Boot Hill Bandits1942May MeadowsMovie
Badlands of Dakota1941Bella Union Girl (uncredited)Movie
Buck Privates1941Camp Hostess (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
The Green Hornet Strikes Again!1941Gloria Manning (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
A Dangerous Game1941Anne Bennett (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Riders of Death Valley1941Mary Morgan (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Too Many Blondes1941Angie De Vol (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Fighting Bill Fargo1941Linda Tyler (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
For Beauty's Sake1941Beauty Shop Operator (uncredited)Movie
Man from Montana1941Linda Thompson (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Meet the Chump1941Madge Reilly (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe1940Olga - Ming's Henchwoman [Ch. 5] (uncredited)Movie
The Invisible Man Returns1940Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Junior G-Men1940Waitress [Chs. 11-12] (uncredited)Movie
The Devil's Pipeline1940Laura Larson (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Son of Roaring Dan1940Eris Brooke (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
The Invisible Killer1939Gloria Cunningham (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
Miracle on Main Street1939Nina (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
El milagro de la calle mayor1939Nina (as Robina Duarte)Movie
El otro soy yo1939Movie
Wedding Yells1938Short Film
El trovador de la radio1938Nina (as Robina Duarte)Movie
Frankie and Johnnie1936Cabaret Girl (uncredited)Movie
The Wife of the Party1936The Wife (as Jeanne Kelly)Short Film
Tango Bar1935Young Ship's Passenger on Lower Deck (uncredited)Movie
The Crime of Doctor Crespi1935Miss Gordon (as Jeanne Kelly)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

wjerryzwjerryzMar 13, 2018

Died so young

wjerryzwjerryzMar 13, 2018

Very attractive

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