Who is Helen Ruddy’s Third Husband?

Milton Ruth is an Australian-born professional drummer. He is well-known as the ex-husband of famous American singer and songwriter Helen Reddy. Ruth has also worked with his ex-wife as a drummer and a member of her album “Feeling So Young” as a drummer and producer. His wife, Helen Reddy, is a celebrated Australian singer, songwriter, and actress well-known as the Queen of 70s pop. 

Reddy started performing at the age of 4 at the Tivoli Theatre in Perth, Australia, touring a lot of her native together with her mother and father. Helen’s musical type is described as a lightweight amalgam of rhythm and blues, straightforward rock, and Jazz. Milton has also performed with his ex-wife, Reddy. So naturally, being the husband of such a famous personality gained Milton’s attention from the public. Let us discover more information on Milton Ruth.

Quick Wiki 
Full NameMilton Ruth
Date of BirthN/A
Birth PlaceAustralia
SpouseHelen Reddy (1984-1995)
Height6 feet 0 inches
75 Kg
Net WorthN/A


Bio and Nationality

Milton Ruth was born and raised in Australia. Unfortunately, Ruth has not shared any information regarding his birth date and family background. But we believe an Australian family raised him alongside his siblings, whose name hasn’t been disclosed yet. Milton moved to the United States at some point in his life, probably intending to pursue his career in the music industry. Thus, he has both Australian and American nationality and white ethnicity.

Milton Ruth and Helen Reddy
Milton Ruth and Helen Reddy Source: Facebook Fanpage

Talking about his educational background, he has not mentioned his institution till now in the media. However, looking after his age, Milton Ruth might complete his graduation from a reputed university near his hometown.


Milton Ruth’s ex-wife’s career

Helen Reddy started her music career with the only I believe in Music penned by Mac Davis. However, after her single, I am Woman, she came into the limelight, which reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in December 1972.

In May 1972, she recorded and launched her single I am Woman. She has also worked with Kenny Rankin in Peaceful and has given Top 40 hits with two extra No. 1. Helen has also sold more than 10 million singles and 25 million albums worldwide, and her estimated sales are around 80 million. In 1976, she recorded the Beatles tune The Fool on the Hill for All This and World War II musical documentary. She has also remade Cilla Black’s 1964 hit You’re My World indicated comeback potential with a No. 18 peak in 1977.

Helen Reddy performing You Don't Have To Say You Love Me in 1981
Helen Reddy performing “You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me” in 1981 Source: Facebook

From her eight singles, 5 reached the Easy Listening Top 50, including Candle on the Water, from the 1977 Disney movie Pete’s Dragon. Reddy has additionally ranked at No. 98 on the nation chart with Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler, the B-side to The Happy Girls. Records She also launched Feel so Young on her label within the 12 months of 1990. Helen has also noticed the discharge of Center Stage, an album of show tunes that Helen recorded for Varese Sarabande in 1997. Finally, in April 2015, she launched a canopy of the Beatle’s All You Need is Love.


Marriage with Helen Reddy 

Milton Ruth was previously married to well-known singer and songwriter Helen Reddy. The ex-couple tied a knot in June 1983. They didn’t have any children of theirs. There is no detailed information about their dating history. However, we believe the couple met each other as bandmates. Milton was the band’s drummer, and he gained attention after his name was attached to Helen after their romantic relationship. Unfortunately, the couple got separated after two years of their marriage.

Milton Ruth and his wife, Helen Reddy
Milton Ruth and his wife, Helen Reddy Source: Facebook Fanpage

Helen Reddy Death 

Milton Ruth’s ex-wife passed away 2020, on September 29, in Los Angeles, in the United States of America. Helen was 78 years old at the time of her death. Milton Ruth’s wife died because of Addison’s disease. Helen took her last breath among her loved ones as per the news confirmed by Tampa Bay Times


Net Worth 

Milton Ruth’s net worth has not been mentioned in any media. However, he has done great in his carrer and has earned decent fame and wealth in his carrer. We hope he has a healthy and prosperous life ahead. 


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