Ruth Roman

Born Dec 22, 1924

Ruth Roman was an American actress. One of her most memorable roles was in the Alfred Hitchcock 1951 thriller Strangers on a Train.

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1922 Birth Born on December 22, 1922.


1949 26 Years Old She played an important role in the 1949 film, Champion. … Read More
1950 27 Years Old In the 1950 film Three Secrets, she played a distraught mother waiting to learn whether or not her child survived an airplane crash.


1959 36 Years Old In 1959 she won the Sarah Siddons Award for her work in Chicago theatre.


1965 42 Years Old Although she never achieved the level of success as a leading lady that many predicted, Roman nevertheless worked regularly in film well into the 1960s after which she began making appearances on television shows, including a recurring role in NBC's 1965-1966 The Long Hot Summer and for the 1986 season of Knots Landing and on Murder She Wrote, both on CBS. … Read More
1968 45 Years Old She also starred in Mission: Impossible season 3, 1968 titled *The Elixir" as Riva Santel. … Read More


1999 77 Years Old Died on September 9, 1999.
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