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William Ruhl (1901–1956)

William Ruhl was born on October 25, 1901 in Oregon, USA as William Harris Ruhl. He is known for his work on Scouts to the Rescue (1939), Impact (1949) and Circus Shadows (1935). He was married to Lu Miller. He died on March 12, 1956 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1952 Above and Beyond
Civilian (uncredited)
 1952 Because of You
Clerk (uncredited)
 1952 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
- M'Liss (1952)
 1951-1952 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
John Rawlings
- Vigilante Story (1952) ... John Rawlings (as Bill Ruhl)
 1952 The Greatest Show on Earth
Circus Barker (uncredited)
 1952 Hopalong Cassidy (TV Series)
Sheriff
- Unexpected Guest (1952) ... Sheriff
 1951 Pals of the Golden West
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1951 Yukon Manhunt
Conductor (uncredited)
 1951 The Company She Keeps
Joe (uncredited)
 1951 Bowery Battalion
Customer at Louie's (uncredited)
 1950 California Passage
Townsman (uncredited)
 1950 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Sheriff / Sheriff Healy
- The Black Hat (1950) ... Sheriff Healy
 1950 Triple Trouble
Detective (uncredited)
 1950 The Great Jewel Robber
Officer (uncredited)
 1950 Code of the Silver Sage
Major Duncan
 1950 Unmasked
Warden Taylor (uncredited)
 1949 Side Street
Manny (uncredited)
 1949 The Silver Theatre (TV Series)
James Wayne
- The Guiding Star (1949) ... James Wayne
 1949 Western Renegades
Bartender Curly (as Wm. H. Ruhl)
 1949 Haunted Trails
Gorman (as William H. Ruhl)
 1949 Brand of Fear
Tom Slade
 1949 Hold That Baby!
First Policeman (uncredited)
 1949 Alimony
Fred Richards
 1949 The Lawton Story
Mr. Nelson
 1949 Impact
Fingerprint Expert (as Bill Ruhl)
 1949 South of St. Louis
Doctor (uncredited)
 1949 Bad Boy
Police Dispatcher (uncredited)
 1949 Shadows of the West
Sheriff Tanner (as William H. Ruhl)
 1948 Trouble Makers
Police Sergeant Jones
 1948 Parole, Inc.
Ralph Holliday - Prison Board Chairman (uncredited)
 1948 Belle Starr's Daughter
Chris (uncredited)
 1948 Incident
Guard (uncredited)
 1948 Smugglers' Cove
Ryan, Building Manager
 1948 Joe Palooka in Winner Take All
Talbot's Manager
 1948 Cowboy Cavalier
Mason (as Wm. H. Ruhl)
 1948 Shanghai Chest
Jailer (uncredited)
 1948 Embraceable You
Police Captain of Detectives (uncredited)
 1948 Jinx Money
Police Detective Sgt. Ryan
 1948 Wallflower
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1948 I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes
Police Lieutenant
 1948 Frontier Agent
The Marshal (as Wm. H. Ruhl)
 1948 Who Killed Doc Robbin
Homicide Squad Inspector (uncredited)
 1948 All My Sons
Ed (uncredited)
 1948 Angels' Alley
Brian Wilson - Boys Club Manager
 1948 Rocky
Drew
 1948 Song of the Drifter
Philip Judson
 1947 Always Together
Reporter (uncredited)
 1947 Louisiana
 1947 Prairie Express
Gordon Gregg (as William H. Ruhl)
 1947 Ride the Pink Horse
Mr. Blaine - Tourist (uncredited)
 1947 Life with Father
Churchgoer (uncredited)
 1947 Kilroy Was Here
Garage Boss (uncredited)
 1947 The Hat Box Mystery (Short) (uncredited)
 1947 The Law Comes to Gunsight
Brad Foster (as William H. Ruhl)
 1947 Hard Boiled Mahoney
McGregor - Apartment Manager (as Bill Ruhl)
 1947 Violence
Ann's Cab Driver (uncredited)
 1947 Unexpected Guest
Sheriff
 1946 Ginger
Health Dept. Official (uncredited)
 1946 Mr. Hex
Mob Leader
 1946 The Brute Man
Policeman at Helen's Apartment (uncredited)
 1946 Decoy
Guard (uncredited)
 1946 Little Miss Big
Man Cousin (uncredited)
 1946 The Killers
Fran (uncredited)
 1946 Below the Deadline
Welsh
 1946 Bowery Bombshell
Henchman Spike
 1946 In Fast Company
Gus--Cabbie
 1946 Behind the Mask
Detective (uncredited)
 1946 Dark Alibi
Thompson - Criminologist (uncredited)
 1946 Live Wires
Construction Foreman
 1945 The Royal Mounted Rides Again
Charlie (uncredited)
 1945 Mildred Pierce
Personnel Man (uncredited)
 1945 The Shanghai Cobra
Mr. Grey (uncredited)
 1945 Adventures of Kitty O'Day
Michael Tracey (as Bill Ruhl)
 1944 Bowery Champs
Lieutenant (as Bill Ruhl)
 1944 Raiders of Ghost City
Rackerby's Clerk (uncredited)
 1944 Roger Touhy, Gangster
Guard (uncredited)
 1944 The Great Alaskan Mystery
Agent Grey, Posing as Trapper [Chs. 1-2]
 1944 None Shall Escape
Policeman (uncredited)
 1943 The Mad Ghoul
Stagehand (uncredited)
 1943 So's Your Uncle
Crell
 1943 Frontier Badmen
Cattle Buyer (uncredited)
 1943 We've Never Been Licked
Soldier (uncredited)
 1943 Hit the Ice
Sheriff (uncredited)
 1943 Mister Big
Producer
 1943 Days of Old Cheyenne
Steve Brackett
 1943 Rhythm of the Islands
Guide
 1943 The Ape Man
Martin - Editor (uncredited)
 1942 Pittsburgh
Stretcher Bearer (uncredited)
 1942 Behind the Eight Ball
Officer Ruhl (uncredited)
 1942 The Mummy's Tomb
Nick (uncredited)
 1942 The Devil with Hitler (Short)
Gestapo Guard (uncredited)
 1942 Invisible Agent
Gestapo Agent (uncredited)
 1942 My Favorite Spy
Major Allen's Friend (uncredited)
 1942 Mystery of Marie Roget
Detective (as Bill Ruhl)
 1942 Saboteur
Deputy Marshal (uncredited)
 1942 A Gentleman After Dark
Detective
 1942 Juke Box Jenny
Jinx's Lawyer
 1942 Unseen Enemy
Detective Callahan
 1942 Jail House Blues
Crippled Man (uncredited)
 1942 Call Out the Marines
Captain (uncredited)
 1942 North to the Klondike
Captain (uncredited)
 1942 Treat 'Em Rough
Police Sergeant
 1941 Bedtime Story
Conventioneer (uncredited)
 1941 Road Agent
Hippleton - Rancher (uncredited)
 1941 Paris Calling
Nazi Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1941 Appointment for Love
Reporter (uncredited)
 1941 Gauchos of El Dorado
Sam Tyndal
 1941 Badlands of Dakota
Ship's Officer (uncredited)
 1941 No Greater Sin
Case Worker (uncredited)
 1941 Hold That Ghost
Gas Station Customer (uncredited)
 1941 Criminals Within
Capt. Gray (uncredited)
 1941 Double Date
Motorcycle Cop
 1941 Mr. Dynamite
Detective (uncredited)
 1941 Nice Girl?
Gossip (uncredited)
 1940 San Francisco Docks
Forkild (uncredited)
 1940 The Green Hornet Strikes Again!
J.E. Lynch - Gang Attorney [Ch. 2] (uncredited)
 1940 The Phantom Submarine
Lt. Morrissey (uncredited)
 1940 Texas Terrors
Henchman Ashley
 1940 Diamond Frontier
Kendis (as Bill Ruhl)
 1940 Oklahoma Renegades
Mace Liscomb
 1940 Gaucho Serenade
Henchman Carter
 1940 It's a Date
Ship's Officer (uncredited)
 1940 Black Friday
G-Man (uncredited)
 1939 Charlie McCarthy, Detective
Doctor (uncredited)
 1939 The Big Guy
Third Guard (uncredited)
 1939 Sabotage
Undetermined Supporting Role (uncredited)
 1939 I Stole a Million
Detective (uncredited)
 1939 They Asked for It
Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1939 Code of the Streets
Police Lieutenant Welles (as William Rupel)
 1939 Star Reporter
Police Investigator Lane
 1939 Scouts to the Rescue
G- Man Hal Marvin
 1939 Pirates of the Skies
Lambert's Co-Pilot (uncredited)
 1938 Tough Kid
Monk, Club Owner
 1938 Red Barry
C.E. Mannix
 1938 Room Service
House Detective (uncredited)
 1938 Little Tough Guy
Detective at Theater (uncredited)
 1938 Wives Under Suspicion
Edward Hennessy - Reporter (uncredited)
 1937 Something to Sing About (uncredited)
 1937 Small Town Boy
A Waiter
 1937 Let Them Live
Matthew (uncredited)
 1937 Silent Barriers
Thomas Shaughnessy - Member of C.P.R. Board
 1937 You Only Live Once
Guard (uncredited)
 1936 Flying Hostess
Radio Man (uncredited)
 1936 Easy to Take
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 Crash Donovan
Driver (uncredited)
 1936 Spendthrift
Radio Operator (uncredited)
 1936 Sutter's Gold
Aide (uncredited)
 1935 Three Kids and a Queen
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 The Daring Young Man
Coroner (uncredited)
 1935 Circus Shadows
Dave Zirillo
 1935 It Happened in New York
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 Rendezvous at Midnight
Schultz (uncredited)
 1934 The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
Shopper's Husband (uncredited)
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