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Ruby Dee

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Oct 27, 1922
  • Died: Jun 11, 2014
  • Birth Name: Ruby Ann Wallace
  • Biography:
    African-American stage, film, and TV luminary Ruby Dee was born in Cleveland, the daughter of a Pullman-porter father and schoolteacher mother. While growing up in Harlem, Dee developed an interest in the theater. In 1941, she began studying... Continued