|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute |
|Born:||16 July 1907||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Known As:||Phyllis Dietrichson||"Double Indemnity" (1944)|
|Trivia:||Birth name: Ruby Catherine Stevens.|
|Her stage name was inspired by a theatric poster that read "Jane Stanwyck|
in 'Barbara Freitchie.'"
|Her siblings were named Maude, Mable, Mildred ("Millie"), and Malcolm Byron|
Stevens. Her parents were Byron and Catherine McGee Stevens.
|Graduate of Erasmus Hall High School, Brooklyn, New York.|
|(1938) Nominated for the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar |
for "Stella Dallas" (1937).
|(1942) Nominated for the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar |
for "Ball of Fire" (1941).
|(1945) Nominated for the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar |
for "Double Indemnity" (1944).
|(1949) Nominated for the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar |
for "Sorry, Wrong Number" (1948).
|(1961) Won an Emmy Award - Outstanding Performance by an Actress|
in a Series (Lead) for: "The Barbara Stanwyck Show".
|(1966) Won an Emmy Award - Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress|
in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series for: "The Big Valley".
|(1973) Inducted into the Hall of Great Western Performers of the National|
Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.
|Has a Star on the Walk of Fame (Motion Picture at 1751 Vine Street).|
|(1982) Received an Honorary Academy Award - For superlative creativity and|
unique contribution to the art of screen acting.
|(1983) Won an Emmy Award - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a|
Special for: "The Thorn Birds" (1983)(mini)(For part 1).
|(1984) Won a Golden Globe Award - Best Performance by an Actress |
in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion
Picture Made for TV for: "The Thorn Birds".
|(1986) Won the Cecil B. DeMille Award (Golden Globes, USA).|
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Barbara Stanwyck Filmography.|
|Departed:||20 January 1990||Santa Monica, California, USA|
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Clint Eastwood Emma Samms Gene Barry Glenn Ford Heather Locklear
Henry Fonda Humphrey Bogart Jim Backus Linda Evans Marilyn Monroe Natalie Wood Raymond Burr