Ruth Dwyer (I) (1898–1978)

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Ruth Dwyer was born on January 25, 1898 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for The Reckless Age (1924), The Lurking Peril (1919) and Seven Chances (1925). She was married to William Jackie. She died on March 2, 1978 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Reckless Age Cynthia Meyrick
The Lurking Peril Betty Bates
Seven Chances His Girl
The Lost Limited Nora Murphy


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 1943 Slightly Dangerous
Customer in Department Store (uncredited)
 1942 For Me and My Gal
Nurse (uncredited)
 1942 Calling Dr. Gillespie
Girl at School (uncredited)
 1941 Father Takes a Wife
Nurse (uncredited)
 1941 Unfinished Business
Woman (uncredited)
 1937 Mannequin
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1928 Scrambled Weddings (Short)
 1928 Alex the Great
 1928 Sailors' Wives
Pat Scott
 1928 A Perfect Gentleman
Wayne's Daughter
 1927 A Hero for a Night
Nurse Mack
 1927 The Racing Fool
Helen Drake
 1927 No Publicity (Short)
Sally Lawrence
 1927 White Pants Willie
 1927 The Lost Limited
Nora Murphy
 1926 Stepping Along
Fay Allen
 1926 A Man of Quality
Marion Marcy
 1926 The Nest
Susan Hamilton
 1926 The Brown Derby
Betty Caldwell
 1925 The Patent Leather Pug
Catherine Curtis
 1925 The Fear Fighter
Catherine Curtis
 1925 Crack o' Dawn
Etta Thompson
 1925 The Canvas Kisser
Ruth Harkness
 1925 Going the Limit
Helen Hayward
 1925 White Fang
Mollie Holland
 1925 Seven Chances
His Girl
 1925 The Gambling Fool
Mary Hartford
 1924 Cornered
Mrs. Webster
 1924 Dark Stairways
Sunny Day
 1924 Broadway or Bust
Virginia Redding
 1924 The Reckless Age
Cynthia Meyrick
 1924 Rounding Up the Bandits (Short)
 1924 After a Million
Countess Olga
 1924 Jack O'Clubs
Tillie Miller
 1924/II Stranger of the North
Mary MacGregor
 1923 His Mystery Girl
Gloria Bliss
 1923 Second Hand Love
Angela Trent
 1921 Clay Dollars
June Gordon
 1920 The Stealers
Mary Forrest
 1920 The Evil Eye
Dora Bruce
 1919 The Lurking Peril
Betty Bates
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