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 Ruth Rose

Ruth Rose

Original Name Schoedsack
Birth
Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 8 Jun 1978 (aged 82)
Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Urn Garden
Memorial ID 5453 · View Source
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Screenwriter. Born in Somerville, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of writer Edward E. Rose and worked on several classic films in the 1930s and 1940s. Some of her most noted movie screenplays included the original "King Kong" (1933), "Blind Adventure" (1933), "She" (1935), "The Last Days of Pompeii" (1935) and "Mighty Joe Young" (1949). Her screenplays were also used on the two re-makes of "King Kong" in 1976 and 2005. She died at age 82 in Santa Monica, California.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 16 May 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5453
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Rose (16 Jan 1896–8 Jun 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5453, citing Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .