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Ruth Mix (1912–1977)

Ruth Mix was born on July 13, 1912 in Dewey, Oklahoma, USA as Nadine Ruth Jane Mix. She was an actress, known for The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand (1936), The Riding Avenger (1936) and That Girl Oklahoma (1926). She was married to William Hickman Hill, Howard Tilman Cragg, John A. Guthrie, Harry Knight and Douglas Gilmore. She died on ... See full bio »

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 1936 The Black Coin
Agent Dorothy Dale
 1936 The Riding Avenger
Chita Ringer
 1936/I The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand
Shirley McMillan
 1935 Fighting Pioneers
 1934 Gunfire
Mary Vance
 1934 The Tonto Kid
Nancy Cahill
 1931 Red Fork Range
Ruth Farell
 1928 Four Sons
Johann's Girl (uncredited)
 1926 Tex
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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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The older child of cowboy star Tom Mix, Nadine Ruth, was a leading lady of second feature westerns for Poverty Row outfits like Weiss Brothers and Resolute. After the demise of her Hollywood career, she joined her father's touring circus and wild west show. The enterprise went bankrupt in 1938 and Ruth subsequently disappeared from show business. See more »

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