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Ruth White

Film, stage and television actress

Ruth White is ...


Born 24 April 1914 in Perth Amboy
Died 3 December 1969 in New Jersey
Age 55 years, 8 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship United States of America
Manner of death natural causes
Occupation stage actor, film actor and television actor
Nominated for Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play

About Ruth White

Ruth Patricia White (April 24, 1914 – December 3, 1969) was an American actress who worked in theatre, film, and television. She was an Emmy Award and Obie Award winner and also a Tony Award nominee.

About Death

White, who never married, died of cancer on December 3, 1969. She is interred with her brothers Charles and Richard in their family plot at Saint Mary's Cemetery, Perth Amboy, New Jersey. Her final film role was in The Pursuit of Happiness, released fourteen months after her death.

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