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Wallace, Ruby Ann
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found: Alston, F. Developing fundamental language patterns. [Phonodisc] 1968.
found: LEXIS/NEXIS, Sept. 3, 1997: Celebrity bios, c1997 (Dee, Ruby; actress, writer, playwright, activist; b. Wallace, Ruby Ann; Oct. 27, 1924; Cleveland, OH; married Ossie Davis in 1948)
found: Washington post (online), viewed June 12, 2014 (Ruby Dee; b. Ruby Ann Wallace, Oct. 27, 1922, Cleveland (many biographical records give her date of birth as 1924, but the archivist of Dee-Davis Enterprises confirmed that she was born two years earlier); m. Frankie Dee Brown, 1941 (div. 1945); used his middle name as a stage name; m. Ossie Davis, 1948 (d. 2005); d. June 11, New Rochelle, N.Y., aged 91; African American actress who defied segregation-era stereotypes by landing lead roles in movies and on Broadway while maintaining a second high-profile career as a civil rights advocate, including emceeing the 1963 March on Washington)