Her passion for history in contagious and she's never shied away from going to the extremes in the course of her work. Ruth Goodman is a historian whose specialty includes the study of an early modern period and advising to the museums and heritage attractions. Her fame as a specialist in British social history is so immense that she has worked in and presented a variety of shows on television and documentaries.
Career and Progression:
The passionate and hardworking lady has always had love and interest in the life and culture of people living in the past. It has made her try and experience those conditions in multiple shows she has done. In 2009, she worked alongside Peter Grinn and Alex Langlands for the BBC Documentary ‘Victorian Farm.’ She then started on the second part of the series where she studied Victorian Pharmacy and medical practices of the time.
She has since worked in a significant number of TV shows as well as documentaries which include ‘Secrets of The Castle,’ ‘Tudor Monastery Farm,’ ‘Kew On Plate,’ ‘24 Hours In The Past’ and ‘Full Steam Ahead-How Railways Made Britain.’ She is currently an occasional host of ‘The One Show.’
How Much is Ruth's Net Worth?
Ruth is the member of the Tudor Group, a re-enactment organization for the Tudor period and a consultant for the Victoria & Albert Museum along with Shakespeare in Love. She has amassed a handsome net worth along with love and respect from the people after dedicating the major portion of her life going to the past and bringing in all those interesting facts for people to watch.
She is also a recipient of the Honorary Degree of "Doctor of the University" from Bishop Grosseteste University College Lincoln provided for her contribution to History education. She participated in the Celebrity Masterchef in 2011. Her most prominent TV Shows include 'Tales from the Green Valley,' 'Secrets From The Castle' and 'The One Show.'
Ruth's Relationship with Husband and Children!
It looks like the fascinating and smart woman from our favorite TV Show is also a famous member of her family. She has been a married woman for a long time now. It's not just us, but her husband and their two children are also the fans of her work.
She is married to a musician and Tudor reenactor, IT Consultant Mark Goodman more than 25 years ago and he introduced her to Tudor re-enactment group that re-ignited her childhood passion of History. He has appeared on one of the episodes of Tudor Monastery Farm.
She is a proud mother and a friend of two children, Eve and Catherine. One of her daughters, Eve regularly appears alongside her mother on television and Catherine once made an appearance on an episode of Victorian Farm. The family has a strong bond with every member supporting their significant others in each step of the life. They are living happily, and there aren't any signs of divorce.
Ruth Goodman currently aged 53 was born in the year 1963. She was born in a white family. She involves more in the domestic stuff of history and has featured on multiple shows that deal with that part of the history. Her qualification also includes the writing of a critically acclaimed book How to be a Victorian. The smart lady dons a healthy body even at this age and likes to try the ancient clothing and fashion on several occasions. She has a British nationality.