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Photo of Barbara Stanwyck

Stage Name

Birth Name

Barbara Stanwyck

Ruby Stevens


       American Film actress and dancer. She was orphaned at a young age and raised by an older sister who was a chorus girl and sister of actor Bert Stevens. Barbara quit school at the age of thirteen and after working various jobs started her career as a dancer and became a chorus girl at age seventeen in New York. Started her Broadway debut in 'The Noose.'

      Stanwyck made her film debut ( As a dancer) in 'Broadway Nights' in 1927. Moved to Hollywood, California with husband Frank Fay in 1928 and entered films, and later Television.

      Barbara made many magazine advertisements for Lustre Cream, R.C. (Royal Crowne) Cola, Lux Soap, Dayton Cool Pillows, and Max Factor.

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Birth Place

Birth Date

Spouse

Offspring

Brooklyn, NY 7/16/1907 - 1/20/1990 Frank Fay (1928) Yes
        Robert Taylor (1939)      
Measuements: 5' 4" | 33 1/4-23-33 1/2 | Blonde | Blue Eyes | Caucasion

Dance Types

Dance Partners

Music Titles

Ballroom Clifton Webb n/a
Fan Dancer Donald O'Connor      
Jitterbug            

Night Clubs

Theaters

Stage

n/a Broadhurst Theater (1933) Burlesque (1927)
      Hudson Theater (1926) Tattle Tales (1933)
      Plymouth Theater (1927) The Noose (10/20/1926)
            Ziegfeld's Follies

Films

Television

Publications

1927 - Broadway Nights (Fan dancer) 1950 - Jack Benny Show 1/1932 - True Story Mag
1929 - Locked Door 1952 - Ford TV Theater 3/9/1934 - Film Weekly Mag
1929 - Mexicali Rose 1956 - Zane Grey Theater 9/1934 - Screen Book Mag
1930 - Ladies of Leisure 1957 - Wagon Train 2/1937 - Picturegoer Magazine
1931 - Illicit 1959 - Rawhide 3/1/1938 - Look Magazine
1931 - Slippery Pearls 1960 - Barbara Stanwyck Show 11/18/1939 - Picture Show Mag
1931 - Miracle Woman 1965 to 1969 - Big Valley, the      
1931 - Night Nurse 1991 - Stanwyck: Fire and Desire      
1931 - Ten Cents a Dance            
1932 - Forbidden            
1932 - Shopworn            
1932 - So Big!            
1933 - Baby Face            
1933 - Ladies They Talk About            
1934 - Gambling Lady            
1934 - The Secret Bride            
1935 - Annie Oakley            
1935 - The Women in Red            
1936 - His Brothers Wife            
1936 - The Plough and the Stars            
1936 - Banjo on my Knee            
1938 - Hollywood Goes to Town            
1941 - Ball of Fire            
1942 - Gay Sisters, the            
1942 - Lady of Burlesque            
1943 - Flesh and Fantasy            
1944 - Hollywood Canteen            
1945 - Hollywood Victory Caravan            
1947 - Variety Girl            
1949 - East Side, West Side            
1949 - The Lady Gambles            
1953 - Titanic            
1954 - Moonlighter, the            
1962 - Walk on the Wild Side            
1964 - Roustabout, the            

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