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Ruth Roman Biography

Updated On 28 Mar, 2018 Published On 25 Sep, 2015
Ruth Roman

Facts of Ruth Roman

Date of Birth :
Age : 99 years old
Family Name : Roman
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Capricorn

Relationship short Statistics of Ruth Roman

What is Ruth Roman marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Ruth Roman have ? (name): 1 Children
Is Ruth Roman having any relationship affair ?: Yes5 affair
Is Ruth Roman Lesbian ? No

She was an actress, who is recognized for her starring as Kirk Douglas in the 1949 film Champion. One of her most appreciated roles was in the Alfred Hitchcock 1951 thriller Strangers on a Train. Her father was a barker in a carnival where as her mother was a dancer. As she had interest of being an actress from her early childhood, so she enrolled at Lee Dramatic School in Boston to pursue her career in acting.

Her personal life was full of ups and downs. Throughout her life, she was married thrice. Her first marriage lasted almost 5 years and the couple had raised a son from their marriage. She married her second husband in 1956 which was annulled in 1960. She was married to her third husband in 1976 until her death, they never filed for divorce. She died in her sleep due to natural cause, at the age of 76. She had no any child from her affairs or marriages except with her first husband.

Early Life and Education

Ruth Roman was born on December 22, 1922, in Lynn, Massachusetts, the U.S. to  Lithuanian-Jewish parents, Mary Pauline (née Gold) and Abraham Roman. Her father was a barker in a carnival and mother was a dancer. She is American and belongs to the White-American ethnicity. 

Roman was raised along with her two sisters, Anna Roman and Eva Roman. She lost her father when she was 8 and after her father died her mother sold the carnival.

Roman attended the William Blackstone School and Girl's High School in Boston. She joined the prestigious Bishop Lee Dramatic School in Boston and enhanced her skills in the New England Repertory Company and the Elizabeth Peabody Players. 

Ruth Roman moved to New York City to find success on Broadway but she worked as a cigarette girl, a hat check girl and a model to make a living and save money.


Ruth Roman Affairs

  1. First Affair with William Walsh

    He is the very first boyfriend of Ruth. The two were in relationship for some months.

  2. Second Affair with Steve Cochran

    He is the second boyfriend of Ruth, who was a film, television and stage actor. He died on June 15, 1965.

  3. Third Affair with Ronald Reagan

    He was a politician and actor, who served as the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.

  4. Fourth Affair with John Agar

    His actual name is John George Agar, Jr. who was an actor. He died on April 7, 2002 in Burbank, California.

  5. Fifth Affair with Brad Dexter

    He was one of Ruth's boyfriend, who was an actor. He died on December 11, 2002 in Rancho Mirage, California.

Ruth Roman Married

First Marriage with Mortimer Wadhams Hall

He was the first husband of Ruth. They have a son from their marital relationship. Their relationship lasted for only six years from their marriage.

Second Marriage with Budd Burton Moss

He was the second husband of Ruth. The two stayed as husband and wife for almost 4 years.

Third Marriage with William Ross Wilson

He is the third husband of Ruth. They never thought of getting divorce, it was Ruth's death which made them apart.

Ruth Roman Children

SON : Richard Hall

Father: Mortimer Wadhams Hall

He is the only child of Ruth, whose current status is unknown.

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