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Also Known As: Barbara Ford Died: March 3, 1974
Born: December 23, 1930 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Pasadena, California, USA Profession:

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Barbara Ruick was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Ruick found her beginnings in film with roles in "Above and Beyond" (1952), "Fearless Fagan" (1952) and "Invitation" (1952) with Van Johnson. Ruick then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in the Peter Lawford romance "You For Me" (1952), "Confidentially Connie" (1953) with Van Johnson and the Donald O'Connor musical "I Love Melvin" (1953). She also appeared in the Debbie Reynolds musical comedy "The Affairs of Dobie Gillis" (1953) and the adaptation "Carousel" (1956) with Gordon MacRae. Later in her career, Ruick acted in the George Segal comedy "California Split" (1974). Ruick's husband was John Williams. Ruick passed away in March 1974 at the age of 44.

Barbara Ruick was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Ruick found her beginnings in film with roles in "Above and Beyond" (1952), "Fearless Fagan" (1952) and "Invitation" (1952) with Van Johnson. Ruick then began to rack up a number of film credits, including roles in the Peter Lawford romance "You For Me" (1952), "Confidentially Connie" (1953) with Van Johnson and the Donald O'Connor musical "I Love Melvin" (1953). She also appeared in the Debbie Reynolds musical comedy "The Affairs of Dobie Gillis" (1953) and the adaptation "Carousel" (1956) with Gordon MacRae. Later in her career, Ruick acted in the George Segal comedy "California Split" (1974). Ruick's husband was John Williams. Ruick passed away in March 1974 at the age of 44.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 California Split (1974) Reno Bar Maid
2.
 Carousel (1956) Carrie Pipperidge Snow
3.
 Above and Beyond (1953) Mary Malone
4.
 The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953) Lorna Ellingboe
5.
 I Love Melvin (1953) Studio guide
6.
 The Band Wagon (1953)
7.
 Confidentially Connie (1953) Barbara
8.
 Apache War Smoke (1952) Nancy Dekker
9.
 You For Me (1952) Ann Elcott
10.
 Fearless Fagan (1952) Nurse
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