Ruby Dee

Born:  October 27, 1922, Cleveland, Ohio

 

1946:  That Man Of Mine

1948:  What A Guy

1949:  The Fight Never Ends

1950:  The Jackie Robinson Story, No Way Out

1951:  The Tall Target

1954:  Go Man Go

1956:  The Great American Pastime

1957:  Edge of the City

1958:  St. Louis Blues, Virgin Island

1959:  Take A Giant Step

1961:  A Raisin In The Sun

1963:  The Balcony, Gone Are The Days!

1967:  The Incident

1968:  Uptight

1972:  Buck and the Preacher, Black Girl

1976:  Cool Red

1980:  The Torture of Mothers

1982:  Cat People

1984:  Go Tell It On The Mountain

1989:  Do The Right Thing

1990:  Love At Large

1991:  Jungle Fever

1993:  Cop & 1/2

1995:  Just Cause

1997:  A Simple Wish

1999:  Baby Geniuses

2002:  Baby Of The Family

2006:  Naming Number Two, The Way Back Home

2007:  All About Us, American Gangster (Oscar Nomination: Best Supporting Actress), Steam

2009:  The Perfect Age Of Rock’N’Roll

2010:  Dream Street

2011:  Red & Blue Marbles, Video Girl, Politics of Love

2012:  A Thousand Words

2013:  1982

 

Died:  June 11, 2014, New Rochelle, New York.

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