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Successful actress who often acted with husband Ossie Davis. She starred in A Raisin in the Sun in 1961.
She was married to singer Frankie Dee Brown from 1941 until 1945. She married Ossie Davis in 1946. They remained married until his death in 2005.
How did Ruby Dee die?
Ruby Dee's death was caused by Natural Causes.
|Cause of death||Natural Causes|
|Age of death||91 years|
|Birthday||October 27, 1922|
|Death date||June 12, 2014|
|Place of death||New Rochelle, New York, United States|
|Place of burial||Ferncliff Cemetery, New York, United States|
I’m very much interested in getting prisons off the stock market. I’m very much interested in upgrading the public school system… and taking a second look at capital punishment.Ruby Dee
I don’t know who I would be if I weren’t this child from Harlem, this woman from Harlem. It’s in me so deep.Ruby Dee
I shined shoes; I did windows.Ruby Dee
I remember street corners and pickets and parades. That’s what I got teethed on.Ruby Dee
I learned that having great sensitivity is important. But being strong is just as important.Ruby Dee