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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?
|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|
OK, boss, I don’t mind shuffling, but I won’t scratch my head.Ruby Dee
We women have a great function to perform. The world needs us.Ruby Dee
You can only appreciate freedom when you find yourself in a position to fight for someone else’s freedom and not worry about your own.Ruby Dee
Racism is a very insidious thing. It’s dangerous to the psyche, to mind and body. It erodes the self-confidence. And I don’t know how we get through it.Ruby Dee
My constant battle is putting aside time wasters, and I have to watch out for procrastination. Staying on the path of something you’re trying to create has much to do with having confidence in yourself and in your capacity to realize the things you want out of life.Ruby Dee