Ruby Dee Actress activist

Ruby Dee is a 91 years old Actress activist from Cleveland, Ohio. Ruby Dee was born on October 27, 1922 (died on June 11, 2014, she was 91 years old) in Cleveland, Ohio. Her nickname was Wallace Ruby Ann.

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Biography

Ruby Dee is an American actress poet playwright screenwriter journalist activist and widow of actor Ossie Davis. She is perhaps best known for co-starring in the film A Raisin in the Sun and the film American Gangster for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She has won Grammy Emmy Obie Drama Desk Screen Actors Guild Award and Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Awards.
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Is Ruby Dee still alive?

No, she died on 06/11/2014, 8 years ago. She was 91 years old when she died. Cause of death: disease. She died in New Rochelle

Family

Husband

Ossie Davis

Ossie Davis, Actor director poet playwright writer and social activist

She married with Ossie Davis (87), on Thursday, December 9th, 1948. Ruby Dee was 26 and Ossie Davis was 30 years old. After 56 years, 1 month, in 2005 Ossie passed away.

Ruby Dee net worth

She had a net worth of 2.5 million dollars.

Works

Ruby Dee Movies (65)

There are 65 movies of Ruby Dee.

Her first feature film was A Thousand Words (2012, as Annie McCall). She was 89 when she starred in this movie. Since 2012, she has appeared in 65 feature films. The last one is In the Shadow of Hollywood: Race Movies and the Birth of Black Cinema (2007). In this movie, she played the character Herself .

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Ruby Dee movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Ruby Dee TV Shows (18)

Her first TV Show was Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951).

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Awards (12)

Awarded Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award , awarded Ohio Women's Hall of Fame , awarded NAACP Image Award – Chairman's Award , awarded National Medal of Arts , awarded Kennedy Center Honors ,

Education

She graduated from Hunter College High School and Hunter College

What was Ruby's zodiac sign?

Ruby Dee zodiac sign was scorpio.

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