- 4 March 1962
Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
- Midwife, Nurse and Politician
Ruth Forrest was elected as an Independent member to the Legislative Council of the Tasmanian Parliament, representing the electorate of Murchison in 2005.
Sources used to compile this entry: Parliament of Tasmania, Forrest, Hon. Ruth. http://www.parliament.tas.gov.au/lc/forrest/Forrest.htm [accessed 21 August 2015].