Ruth Graham Rank
About Ruth Graham
Known as the wife of the popular evangelist Billy Graham and prolific writer of Christian books, she has authored and co-authored over 14 books and also contributed to newspapers and other publications. Some of her works include, “Clouds are the Dust of His Feet”, “Prodigals and Those Who Love Them”, “One Wintry Night” and “It’s My Turn”.
She was born to Virginia Leftwich Bell and L. Nelson Bell in Qingjiang, Jiangsu, Republic of China. She had four siblings. The Grahams were married in 1943, they met while in college. They had five children together; Virginia, Anne, Ruth, Franklin, and Nelson Edman.
She studied at Pyeng Yang Foreign School in Pyongyang, Korea, and Montreat, North Carolina. She later completed Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois.
Graham’s first book titled “Our Christmas Story” was published in 1959; it was an illustrated book for kids. She also wrote a collection of poetry for children.
Graham also authored “Legacy of a Pack Rat” in 1989, “Prayers from a Mother’s Heart” in 1992 and “Never Let It End: Poems of a Lifelong Love” in 2001.
Aside from her writing, she supported her husband in his ministry and gave him great advice.
She was also a philanthropist who founded the Ruth and Billy Graham Children’s Health Centre in Asheville, North Carolina.
The Graham’s were both awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in a special ceremony in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C.
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F.A.Q. about Ruth Graham
When is Ruth Graham's birthday?
Ruth Graham's birthday is on June 10, 1920.
In how many days is Ruth Graham's birthday?
Ruth Graham's birthday is in 195 days
How old was Ruth Graham when he/she died?
Ruth Graham was 87 years old.
When did Ruth Graham die?
Ruth Graham died in June 14, 2007.
How old would Ruth Graham be today?
Ruth Graham would be 103 years old if he/she was alive today.
Where was Ruth Graham from?
Ruth Graham was born in Qingjiang, Kiangsu, China.