Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard was a very popular American actress who also become a model and also a good dancer. She was born on 16 July 1907 at Ruby Catherine Stevens and she died on 1st January 1990. She was living her professional carrier as a film actress, and television actress, and she was always in the spotlight for her realistic presence on screen. She is always the director’s favorite actress. In her 60 years in this profession, she made over 85 films.

Personal life of Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard

Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard was married two times in her life. In 1928 she married Frank Fay who was also an actor, he was her first husband, and they get divorced in 1935. They adopted a boy, his name was Dion Anthony Fay, later he can change his name to Anthony Dion Fay. In 1939 she married her second husband, Robert  Taylor who was also a actor in the profession. In 1952 they got divorced. They had no children in their marital life.

She also was in a relationship with the actor Robert Wagner, he was 22 years younger than Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard. They are in a relationship from 1954 to 1959.

She was always close to her son and her family. She always had a strong faith in God.

About her parents and her siblings

She Was the fifth child of her family and the younger one. Her mother’s name is Ruby Catherine Stevens and her father’s name is Byron E. Stevens. She had one elder brother and three elder sisters. The name of her brother was Byron “Bert” Stevens and the name of her sisters was Laura Smith, Viola Market, and Mabel Munier.

About Barbara Stanwyck’scarrier

Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard her working life to work as a telephone operator and also a chorus girl when she was only 17 years old.

She started her Hollywood profession in 1928. In her carrier life, she was a very popular and successful actress in her time. She worked with many popular directors like Frank Capra,  DeMille, Cecil B, and also others.

She also works in many tv shows like The Barbara Stanwyck Special In 1968, A Taste of Evil in 1971, The Letters, The Night Walker, and so many work

Awards of Barbara Stanwyck

She received four Academy Awards as the best actress for the lead role. She also received three Emmy Awards, including An Honorary Oscar for her acting. She gets Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award for her outstanding performance in the entertainment field. She also get many awards for her outstanding acting level.

The net worth of Barbara Stanwyck

The net worth of Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard is $10 million. In her life, she had earned sufficient money to live a standard lifestyle and take care of her family.

Death life of Barbara Stanwyck

On 20 January 1990 in Santa Monica California, she died of congestive heart failure, and chronic lung disease at 82 years of age. After death, She was cremated and her ashes of her scattered in Lone Pine California.


Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard had a very remarkable personality. She is also a very talented person and a successful woman. She had succeeded in her acting world for her hard work. For this contribution, she received many awards from her working world. She had a creative mind for this reason her tv shows were also very popular as well as her movies. She is also an inspiration for new actresses in the Hollywood world.


Who was Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard?

She was a famous Hollywood actress also a model and a good dancer.

When was Barbara Stanwyck Gilyard born?

She was born on 6 December 1935 in New York.

How was the age of her when she died?

She died at 82 years old.