Barbara Ruick

Barbara Ruick

Born Dec 23, 1930

Barbara Ruick was an American actress and singer.

related links


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Barbara Ruick.


1930 Birth Born on December 23, 1930.


1948 17 Years Old In seeking acting parts she was forced to travel to New York City where her relation to her mother was not as well known. She landed a job on Hollywood Screen Test, a talent show which aired on ABC Television from 1948-1953. … Read More


1953 22 Years Old Ruick married actor Robert Horton Jr., in Las Vegas, Nevada, on August 22, 1953. The couple divorced just prior to their second wedding anniversary in 1955.
1956 25 Years Old She was the wife of film composer John Williams from 1956 until her death. … Read More


1974 43 Years Old Barbara Ruick Williams died March 3, 1974, of a cerebral hemorrhage in Reno, Nevada while on location with her last film, Robert Altman's California Split, which is dedicated to her. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.