Ruby Dee’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

June 12, 2014

Age of Death

91 years

Cause of Death

Natural Causes


Movie Actress

The movie actress Ruby Dee died at the age of 91 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

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.



“Is it safe and sane to only have one political and economic system by which everyone in the world can live? Or can we explore and share? God never made one of anything.” (Ruby Dee)


“We don’t realize how much racism has tainted our self-image as human beings.” (Ruby Dee)


“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” (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)


“You’re not supposed to go into business with the sole purpose of putting your neighbor out of business. This is not the United States of Corporate America.” (Ruby Dee)