Ruth Cracknell
Date of Birth
Jul 06, 1925
Birth Place:
Maitland, New South Wales


One of the most beloved figures in Australian television history, actress Ruth Cracknell was equally comfortable in such diverse arenas as radio, stage, television, and film. Born in Maitland, Australia, in July of 1925 and educated at North Sydney Girls High School, Cracknell began her career as a radio actress in 1945. Joining the John Alden Company three years later and taking the stage in...