Caption: Barbara Stanwyck and Edna Shotwell
Born: July 16, 1907
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Known for: Double Indemnity (1944), The Big Valley (1965), The Lady Eve (1941), The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946)
Today Barbara Stanwyck is remembered primarily as the matriarch of the family known as the Barkleys on the TV western The Big Valley (1965), wherein she played Victoria, and from the hit drama The Colbys (1985). But she was known to millions of other fans for her movie career, which spanned the period from 1927 until 1964, after which she appeared...