Actress/ Novelist/Aviatrice/directed Broadway plays
Ruth Chatterton (December 24, 1892 – November 24, 1961) was a celebrated American actress, novelist, and early aviator. Wikipedia
Age: 68 (age at death)
Born: 24th December, 1892, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 24th November, 1961, Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
Height: 5' 2½" (159 cm)
Claim to Fame: Dodsworth, Madame X, Aviation
After her career ended, she produced several successful novels.
In 1930, she was considered for the role of Nancy in a possible M-G-M film version of Charles Dickens` "Oliver Twist," but the studio never made the film. It would have been the first sound version of a Dickens novel.