Phenomenal Women

Published on June 12th, 2014 | by thevyne


Legendary Actress and Activist Ruby Dee Dead at 91

RubyDeeWe are saddened to hear that we’ve lost another legend, Ruby Dee, who peacefully passed away yesterday in New Rochelle, NY at the age of 91. This award winning actress and dedicated activist also set a great example of a strong Hollywood marriage and professional partnership with her husband, Ossie Davis (passed away in 2005), who she shared her life with for 56 years.

She is survived by three children and seven grandchildren. Read more about Ruby Dee’s life and career


About the Author

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to Top ↑
  • Latest Posts

  • Archives

  • Categories

  • The Vyne Weekly e-Magazine

    Do you subscribe to The Vyne weekly e-magazine? View our archives and subscribe here!