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Patsy Ruth Miller (1904–1995)

Patsy Ruth Miller was born on January 17, 1904 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Patricia Ruth Miller. She was an actress, known for Fools in the Dark (1924), Hell-Bent for Heaven (1926) and The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923). She was married to Effingham Smith Deans, John Lee Mahin and Tay Garnett. She died on July 16, 1995 in Palm Desert, ... See full bio »

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Fools in the Dark Ruth Rand
Hell-Bent for Heaven Jude Lowrie
So Long Letty Grace Miller


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 1978 Mother
 1951 Quebec
 1932 The Thalians (Short)
 1932 Foiled Again (Short)
 1931 Night Beat
Eleanor Patterson
 1931 The Great Junction Hotel (Short)
The Bride
 1931 Lonely Wives
Kitty 'Minty' Minter
 1930 The Last of the Lone Wolf
 1930 Wide Open
Julia Faulkner
 1929 The Aviator
Grace Douglas
 1929 Show of Shows
Performer in 'What Became of the Floradora Boys' & 'If I Could Learn to Love' Numbers
 1929 The Sap
 1929 So Long Letty
Grace Miller
 1929 Whispering Winds
 1929 The Hottentot
Peggy Fairfax
 1929 Twin Beds
Elsie Dolan
 1929 The Fall of Eve
Eve Grant
 1928 Tropical Nights
Mary Hale
 1928 The Gate Crasher
Mara Di Leon
 1928 Marriage by Contract
 1928 Beautiful But Dumb
Janet Brady
 1928 We Americans
Beth Levine
 1928 The Tragedy of Youth
Paula Wayne
 1928 Red Riders of Canada
Joan Duval
 1927 A Hero for a Night
Mary Sloan
 1927 South Sea Love
Charlotte Guest
 1927 Hot Heels
Patsy Jones
 1927 Once and Forever
 1927 Shanghaied
 1927 Painting the Town
Patsy Deveau
 1927 The First Auto
Rose Robbins
 1927 What Every Girl Should Know
Mary Sullivan
 1927 Wolf's Clothing
Minnie Humphrey
 1926/II Camille (Short)
 1926 The White Black Sheep
 1926 Private Izzy Murphy
Eileen Cohannigan
 1926 Broken Hearts of Hollywood
Betty Anne Bolton
 1926 So This Is Paris
Suzanne Giraud
 1926 Hell-Bent for Heaven
Jude Lowrie
 1926 Oh! What a Nurse!
June Harrison
 1926 Why Girls Go Back Home
Marie Downey
 1926 The King of the Turf
Kate Fairfax
 1926 The Fighting Edge
Phoebe Joyce
 1925 Hogan's Alley
Patsy Ryan
 1925 Rose of the World
Rose Kirby
 1925 Red Hot Tires
Elizabeth Lowden
 1925 Lorraine of the Lions
 1925 The Girl on the Stairs
Dora Sinclair
 1925 Head Winds
Patricia Van Felt
 1925 Back to Life
Margaret Lothbury
 1925 Her Husband's Secret
Judy Brewster
 1924 Those Who Judge
Angelique Dean
 1924 The Breath of Scandal
Marjorie Hale
 1924 The Wise Virgin
'Billie' Farrington
 1924 Fools in the Dark
Ruth Rand
 1924 Girls Men Forget
Kitty Shayne
 1924 A Self-Made Failure
Alice Neal
 1924 The Breaking Point
Elizabeth Wheeler
 1924 Singer Jim McKee
Betty Gleason
 1924 My Man
Molly Marley
 1924 The Yankee Consul
 1924 Daughters of Today
Lois Whittall
 1924 Name the Man!
Fenella Stanley
 1923 The Drivin' Fool
Sylvia Moorhead (his daughter)
 1923/I The Hunchback of Notre Dame
 1923 The Girl I Loved
 1922 Omar the Tentmaker
Little Shireen
 1922 Fortune's Mask
Pasa Ortiz
 1922 Remembrance
 1922 Trimmed
Alice Millard
 1922 For Big Stakes
Dorothy Clark
 1922 The Fighting Streak
Ann Withero
 1922 The WAMPAS Baby Stars of 1922 (Short)
 1922 Watch Your Step
Margaret Andrews
 1922 Handle with Care
 1921 Camille
 1921 One a Minute
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Her play, "Windy Hill," was first performed at the Shubert Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut and closed at the Harris Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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[About working with Charles Ray in The Girl I Loved (1923)] He wasn't just acting in those scenes. He really was in love with me. I've never talked about it before, but I suppose that is why he chose me for the part. He could have had any one of a dozen actresses. I wasn't aware of how he felt at first, and it was only later on, as the film progressed, that I realized it. It became rather ... See more »


Grandmother of Christine Lee Mahin. See more »

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