Namesakes

Bernice Lapp   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1917-2010  
Olympic Medalists   1936   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay   (bronze)
Evelyne Hall   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1909-1993  
Olympic Medalists   1932   80 m hurdles   (silver)
Jacki Weaver   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1947-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Keena Rothhammer   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1957-  
Olympic Medalists   1972   swimming - 200 m freestyle; swimming - 800 m freestyle   (bronze/gold)
Maggie Gyllenhaal   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1977-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Margot Kidder   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1948-2018  
Notable Activists and Revolutionaries
Notable Actors and Actresses
Ruth   (f)  
Biblical Characters   Ruth 1:4
Ruth   (f)  
Title Characters   2000   Drowning Ruth   (book)
Ruth Fuchs   (f)   1946-  
Olympic Medalists   1972; 1976   javelin throw   (gold)
Ruth Gordon   (f)   1896-1985  
Emmy Award Winners   1979   Taxi   (actress)
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1968   Rosemary's Baby   (actress)
Ruth Gruber   (f)   1911-2016  
Notable Journalists
Notable Writers
Ruth Grulkowski   (f)   1930-2012  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Ruth Halbsguth   (f)   1916-2003  
Olympic Medalists   1936   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay   (silver)
Ruth Hall   (f)  
Title Characters   1854   Ruth Hall   (book)
Ruth Jacott   (f)   1960-  
Notable Musicians  
Ruth Osburn   (f)   1912-1994  
Olympic Medalists   1932   discus throw   (silver)
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala   (f)   1927-2013  
Notable Filmmakers
Notable Writers
Ruth Rendell   (f)   1930-2015  
Notable Writers
Ruth Riley   (f)   1979-  
Olympic Medalists   2004   basketball   (gold)
Ruth Svedberg   (f)   1903-2002  
Olympic Medalists   1928   discus throw   (bronze)
Ruth Wilson   (f)   1982-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Virginia Duenkel   (a.k.a. Ruth)   (f)   1947-  
Olympic Medalists   1964   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 400 m freestyle   (bronze/gold)