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Ruby Dee, Actress and Civil Rights Activist, Dies at Age 91
Jun 12, 2014 | News
Ruby Dee, Actress and Civil Rights Activist, Dies at Age 91

We mourn the passing of Ruby Dee, the amazing actress, activist and cultural icon. She transitioned peacefully on June 11 in her New Rochelle, NY home.

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900AM-WURD joins the world in remembering the talented and tenacious Ruby Dee. Dee's husband, acting legend and civil rights activist Ossie Davis, preceded her in death in 2005. 

We will share more tributes in this space as they are published, along with details of her funeral and possible memorial. For now, we invite you to enjoy the well-done retrospectives by TheRoot.com and CNN.com.






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