Barbara Babcock Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sri Dhanya
Feb 08, 2024 By Sri Dhanya
Originally Published on Feb 09, 2023
Edited by Shadiya Ahammad
Fact-checked by Shadiya Ahammad
Discover amazing facts about the American actress Barbara Babcock.
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About Barbara Babcock

The famous 'Hill Street Blues' American character actress Barbara Babcock was born on February 27, 1937, and her birthplace is Fort Riley, Kansas, USA.

Her father's name is Conrad Stanton Babcock, Jr. and her mother's name is Jadwiga Noskowiak. She got diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2004.

Barbara Babcock and actress Susan Bjurman developed a shampoo for which they received a patent. According to astrologers, her zodiac sign is Pisces, and she is a non-vegetarian. Her work also consists of some uncredited voice roles.

Barbara Babcock's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Barbara Babcock's net worth?

According to Wikipedia, Forbes, and other websites, Barbara Babcock's net worth is approximately $1-5 million.

How much does Barbara Babcock earn per year?

There is no relevant information regarding Barbara Babcock's Annual salary

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Barbara Babcock?

Barbara Babcock's height is 5 ft 8 in (173 cm).

How old is Barbara Babcock?

Barbara Babcock's age in 2022 is 85 years.

Childhood And Education

Barbara was born in the United States but spent most of her childhood in Tokyo, Japan, as her father was a general in the US Army. As she stayed in Japan, she learned Japanese before English.

She attended Miss Porter's School and graduated from Wellesley College, where Ali MacGraw was her classmate. She studied at Switzerland's University of Lausanne. She also pursued courses at the Italy's University of Milan.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who was Barbara Babcock dating?

Barbara Babcock married an American actor, Jay Sheffield, on June 9, 1962, in San Mateo, California, but they later divorced in 1968. Jay Sheffield appeared on stage, in films, and on television.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Barbara Babcock's first appearance was in several episodes of the original Star Trek series in 1956. She made her first debut on the big screen in the 'Metro Goldwyn Mayer Western Day Of The Evil Gun' with Glenn Ford in 1968. In 1969, she appeared in an episode of 'Hogan's Heroes'. She has worked in the films 'Heaven With A Gun' with Glenn Ford, 'Chosen Survivors', 'Bang The Drum Slowly' with Robert De Niro, 'Back Roads', 'The Lords Of Discipline', 'The Black Marble', 'Heart Of Dixie', 'That Was Then… It Is Now' with Emilio Estevez, 'Happy Together Far And Away', and 'Space Cowboys'.

The American character actress also played the iconic role of Liz Craig on the famous soap opera 'Dallas' from 1978 to 1982. From 1981 to 1986, she played the role of Grace Gardner in 16 episodes of NBC's 'Hill Street Blues'. She also was a part of the cast in 'The Pretender', 'Chicago Hope',' Frasier', and 'Judging Amy'. She also played a supporting role of Dana Delany's character in the Fox Drama series 'Pasadena'. She also worked in the short-lived television series 'The Four Seasons' in 1984, Mr. Sunshine in 1986, and 'The Law & Harry McGraw' in 1987. Her last film was 'Home Alone 4' in 2002, in which she played the role of Molly and last appeared in two episodes of the television series 'Judging Army' as Diane McCarty (2002-2004).

What awards has Barbara Babcock won?

Barbara Babcock won the Primetime Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in the drama series 'Hill Street Blues' in 1981. She also got an Emmy nomination in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actress for her role of Dorothy Jennings on 'Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman', in 1995. In 1994, she was also voted for being one of the most beautiful women in the world in the list People Magazine made.

Other Interesting Barbara Babcock Facts And Trivia

  • Barbara Babcock's hobbies and interests are reading, photography, learning, traveling, and internet surfing.

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Barbara Babcock Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Barbara Babcock

Date of Birth






173 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown

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Miss Porter's School, Wellesley College


Jadwiga Noskowiak, Conrad Stanton Babcock, Jr.
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