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Ruth Waterbury
Birth: Dec. 6, 1896
Rensselaer
Rensselaer County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1982
Newbury Park
Ventura County
California, USA

Writer. Ruth Waterbury was the former editor of Photoplay and Silver Screen magazines. She covered Hollywood film industry news for over 50 years dating back to the late 1920s. She wrote for The New York Daily News, The Los Angeles Herald, Coronet Magazine and countless movie fan magazines throughout her career and served as assistant to legendary Hollywood gossip columnist Louella Parsons, often writing Parson's popular radio show scripts. Additionally, she was a five-time president of the Hollywood Women's Press Club. In the mid-1960s she authored two biographies: "Elizabeth Taylor: Her Life, Her Loves, Her Future" and "Richard Burton: His Intimate Story." Ruth left no survivors. (bio by: Lisa Burks) 
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Heritage
 
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Originally Created by: Lisa Burks
Record added: Oct 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12135567
Ruth Waterbury
Added by: Lisa Burks
 
Ruth Waterbury
Added by: Lisa Burks
 
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