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Ruth Tobey (1929–2008)

Ruth Tobey was born on August 30, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Our Town (1940), Janie (1944) and Janie Gets Married (1946). She was married to Grant Kearney Dilauro and Thomas J. Harris. She died on April 15, 2008 in California. See full bio »


(age 78) in California, USA

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Known For

Our Town Rebecca Gibbs
Janie Bernadine Dodd
Janie Gets Married Bernadine Dodd
Delightfully Dangerous Molly Bradley


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 1949 Mr. Belvedere Goes to College
Nancy (uncredited)
 1949 City Across the River
Lucille Ween (uncredited)
 1949 Mother Is a Freshman
June Walker (uncredited)
 1948 I Remember Mama
Girl (uncredited)
 1946 Janie Gets Married
Bernadine Dodd
 1945 Delightfully Dangerous
Molly Bradley
 1944 Janie
Bernadine Dodd
 1944 Broadway Rhythm
Co-ed in Drugstore (uncredited)
 1944 Knickerbocker Holiday
Giggling Girl (uncredited)
 1942 Calling Dr. Gillespie
Susan May 'Susie' Prentiss
 1941 Ziegfeld Girl
Betty Regan - Sheila's Little Sister (uncredited)
 1941 Baby Blues (Short)
Gladys Gubitosi (uncredited)
 1940 Bitter Sweet
Market Keeper's Daughter (uncredited)
 1940 Knute Rockne All American
Isobel (uncredited)
 1940 Our Town
Rebecca Gibbs (as Ruth Toby)
 1940 And One Was Beautiful
Zillah Torrington
 1939 Four Wives
Mathilde (uncredited)
 1939 Duel Personalities (Short) (unconfirmed)
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 1940 Bitter Sweet (performer: "Una voce poco fa" (1) (1816) - uncredited)
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 1941 Meet the Stars #3: Variety Reel #1 (Documentary short)

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