Barbara Stanwyck bio

Birth Name: Ruby Catherine Stevens

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: Brooklyn

Date Of Birth: July16, 1907

Date Of Death: January 20, 1990

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Barbara Stanwyck was born on the 16th of July, 1907. She was best known for being a Movie Actress. American actress who made eighty-five films in Hollywood throughout her career. She eventually turned from film to a TV career and appeared in The Big Valley and The Thorn Birds. The American Film Institute has named her the eleventh greatest classic Hollywood actress of all time.

Barbara Stanwyck was born in Brooklyn. She took a job wrapping packages at a department store in Brooklyn. She starred in Double Indemnity and cultivated a tough-girl image.

Barbara Stanwyck was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ruby Catherine Stevens is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Barbara’s Ruby Catherine Stevens attended Erasmus Hall High School.


Barbara Stanwyck’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Barbara Stanwyck’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Barbara Stanwyck kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Barbara Stanwyck was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Ruby Catherine Stevens
NICKNAME:Missy, The Queen, Babs
DEATH DAY:Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Barbara Stanwyck was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Barbara Stanwyck was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Barbara Stanwyck had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Barbara Stanwyck’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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