BirthdayJune 4, 1928

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Ruth Westheimer

    Full name: Ruth Westheimer
    Also known as: Ruth Westheimer, Westheimer, Ruth
    Education: Columbia University
    Professions: American sex therapist
    Religion: Jewish

  2. Ruth Westheimer Measurements

    Height: 4' 7" (1.4 m)

  3. Ruth Westheimer Known for

    Inside Deep Throat (2005), Forever, Lulu (1987), Daily Cafe (2007), The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special: In 3-D! On Ice! (2010)

  4. Ruth Westheimer Biography

    Ruth Westheimer (born June 4, 1928) is a German sex therapist, media personality, and author best known as Dr. Ruth. The New York Times described her as a "Sorbonne-trained psychologist who became a kind of cultural icon in the 1980s.… She ushered in the new age of freer, franker talk about sex on radio and television—and was endlessly parodied for her limitless enthusiasm and for having an accent only a psychologist could have."

  5. Ruth Westheimer Family

    Spouse: Manfred "Fred" Westheimer

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