Is Ruth Westheimer Jewish?

Ruth Westheimer

Well, to make a long story short, Ruth Westheimer is Jewish!

Since Ruth Westheimer's mother is Jewish, and in Judaism one's religion is based on one's mother's religion, then that makes her also Jewish. Her father is Jewish too.

Ruth Westheimer (who's full birth name is Karola Ruth Siegel) was born on June 4, 1928 in Wiesenfeld (Karlstadt), Germany.

An American sex therapist and author, Ruth Westheimer is best known as Dr. Ruth. She has made many appearances in radio and television.

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