Barbara Stanwyck Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Barbara Stanwyck

This Biography is about one of the best Actress Barbara Stanwyck including her Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Barbara Stanwyck
Real Name Barbara Stanwyck
Profession Actresses
Nick Name Ruby Catherine Stevens
Famous as Actress
Nationality American
Personal life of Barbara Stanwyck
Born on 16 June 1907
Birthday 16th June
Died At Age 82
Sun Sign Gemini
Born in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died on 20 January 1990
Family Background of Barbara Stanwyck
Father Byron E Stevens
Mother Catherine Ann Stevens
Spouses/Partners Frank Fay (m. 1928-35), Robert Taylor (m. 1939-52)
Children Anthony Dion Fay (February 5, 1932  May 17, 2006)
Awards Honorary Oscar (1982)
Personal Fact of Barbara Stanwyck

Barbara Stanwyck was an American actress who became the highest-paid woman in the United States in early 1940s. During her era, women were mostly depicted either as damsel in distress or contented housewife, but Barbara Stanwyck was one of the few stars, who challenged the stereotype and helped to redefine women’s role in contemporary Hollywood films.

Born as Ruby Catherine Stevens into a working class family and orphaned at the age of four she had a very tough childhood. Brought up by her elder sister, she started smoking at the age of nine, working at the age of thirteen and had an abortion at the age of fifteen. However, all through this turmoil she was steadfast in her goal and at the age of sixteen entered the entertainment industry, winning the leading role of a cabaret dancer in ‘The Noose.

After around three years at the Broadway, she entered film industry and by the age of twenty-three she established herself as a star. In a career spanning almost half a century, she acted in 85 films and several television serials. Although she failed to win any Academy Award, her talent and dedication was recognized by the Academy Honorary Award and several other lifetime achievement awards.

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