German-American sex therapist, media personality, author, talk show host, and Holocaust survivor.
Hosted several series on cable television, and authored 45 books on sex and sexuality.
Ruth claims to have had her first sexual intercourse "without protection" at 17 in the British-controlled Mandatory Palestine. She later joined Haganah, the main Jewish paramilitary force until the founding of Israel in 1948. Her media career on sex began in 1980 with the radio show "Sexually Speaking".
Ruth Westheimer - Wikipedia
“Ruth Westheimer” – Jewish Women’s Archive
“Therapist to Therapist: Analyzing Dr. Ruth” – The New York Times (1987)
“Dr. Ruth, pushing age 85, still talking about sex” – USA Today (2013)