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Barbara Stanwyck

Stanwyck in studio portrait, c. 1930s
Born Ruby Catherine Stevens
(1907-07-16)July 16, 1907
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died January 20, 1990(1990-01-20) (aged 82)
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Cause of death Congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Occupation Actress
Years active 1922–1986
Spouse(s)

Frank Fay (m. 1928–35)
Robert Taylor (m. 1939–52)

Children Anthony Dion Fay (February 5, 1932 – May 17, 2006)

My only problem is finding a way to play my fortieth fallen female in a different way from my thirty-ninth.
Barbara Stanwyck
I'm now the Lord of the Brighton Manor.
Egotism - usually just a case of mistaken nonentity.
Career is too pompous a word. It was a job, and I have always felt privileged to be paid for what I love doing.
Barbara Stanwyck