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Age91 (age at death)
Birthday 27 October, 1922
Birthplace Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Died 11 June, 2014
Place of Death New Rochelle, New York, USA
Height 5' 2¼" (158 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality American
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Rae Robinson In The Jackie Robinson Story (1950), Ruth Younger In A Raisin In The Sun (1961).
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Ruby Dee (October 27, 1922 – June 11, 2014), born Ruby Ann Wallace, was an American actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist, and civil rights activist. She is perhaps best known for originating the role of "Ruth Younger" in the stage and film versions of A Raisin in the Sun (1961). Her other notable film roles include The Jackie Robinson Story (1950) and Do the Right Thing (1989).

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