Katharine Ross

Katharine Ross is an American movie and theatre actress. She has been active in the entertainment industry from 1962 to-date. She is fondly remembered for her roles in the films, Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid, The Graduate and The Stepford Wives, Murder in Texas, and the Hero among many others.

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Biography and Early Life

Katharine Juliet Ross was born on January 29, 1940. She was born in the city of Los Angeles, California. During her birth, her father, Dudley Tying Ross was working in the Navy. Her mother, Katharine Mullen was an Indiana native who later moved to San Francisco where she met and married Dudley. The family later settled in Walnut Creek. Katharine is a lover of horse riding and was even friends with rodeo lover, Casey Tibs.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Katharine Ross in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Katharine Ross’s age is 81 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 29 January 1940. Though, she is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Medium brown.


Katharine studied at the Las Lomas High School where she eventually graduated in 1957. After high school, she enrolled in Santa Rosa Junior College where she studied for one year. It was during that time that she was introduced to acting. Her newfound talent led her to drop out of school and travel all the way to San Francisco where she studied acting.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Throughout her life, Katharine has been married five times. She was first married to her college sweet heart, Joel Fabiani. The marriage did not last long as they were only married from 1960 to 1964. From 1964 through 1967, Katharine was married to John Marion. Two years later, she got married to cinematographer, Conrad Hill in 1969.

The marriage was short and ended up with their divorce in 1973. Gaetono Tom Lisi was the fourth man in her life, they got married in 1975 to 1979. In 1984, Katharine and Sam Elliott announced that they were going to get married. The same year, the couple got blessed with their one and only child, Cleo Rose Elliott. The couple has been married ever since.

Is Katharine Ross Lesbian?

No, Katharine Ross is not gay neither is she a lesbian. Throughout her life, Katharine has been involved in five marriages. She was married to all men. In 1984, she married her current husband, Sam Elliott. The two have one daughter in their marriage.

Professional Career

Katharine is one of the most note-worthy faces in the whole of Hollywood. She had a long and successful career which lasted from 1962. Katharine has been involved in many movies both in theatre and in film. Her most notable and memorable role was in the very successful comedy film, The Graduate. The Graduate was based on a novel by Charles Webb which had the same title. She was cast for the role by director Mike Nichol’s after a recommendation by Signoret.

In the movie she was cast alongside Dustin Hoffman. 1969, was the year that saw Katharine be cast in yet another great movie, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. In the film, she filmed alongside actor Paul Newman. The movie was a huge commercial success.

After being dropped by Universal in the same year she was cast in the drama, Fools opposite Jason Robards. Her other successful movie was The Stepford Wives in 1975. In 1978, she was cast in the movie The Legacy which she co-starred alongside her current husband Sam Elliott. Katharine has also made a lot of appearances in television series. She also boasts of being an accomplished author of several children’s books.


Katharine’s career can be termed as successful. In her long career, she has managed to bag herself many accolades. She is the recipient of two Golden Globe Awards. One was in 1977 for the Best Supporting Actress in a Supporting Role category for the role in the movie The Voyage of the Damned.

The other one was in 1968 for the Most Promising Newcomer category, this was for her contribution in the film The Graduate. She is also the winner of two BAFTA Awards. One in 1971 for Best Actress for her contribution in the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. The other one was for Best Actress for her contribution in the film Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here in the same year.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Katharine Ross in 2021

Katharine Ross has had a long and successful acting career. As a result, she has managed to bag herself a huge income. As of 2021, Katharine has a net worth of about $6 million. She has acquired her wealth due to her long career as an actress. For instance, she was given 175 thousand dollars for her contribution in the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Her other source of income is her published children’s books.

Katharine is a talented and successful actress. Her role in several movies has earned her celebrity status. She has appeared in several films as well as television series since 1992. At her age, she is still going strong and making appearances in the entertainment industry.


Facts of Katharine Juliet Ross

  • Gender Female
  • full nameKatharine Juliet Ross
  • birthplaceLos Angeles, California
  • Date of Birth January 01, 1940
  • Age 84 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone
  • Lucky Color
  • Best Match for Marriage
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$6 million
  • professionActress
  • weightIn Kilograms – 60Kg, In Pounds – 132 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 165cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
  • hair colorMedium brown
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolLas Lomas High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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