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Portrait Of Ruby Dee

Source: Anthony Barboza / Getty

Today would’ve been Ruby Dee’s 93rd birthday. Ruby Dee wasn’t only an amazing actress and screenwriter, but also an unforgettable poet, activist, and journalist.

As we celebrate the life of Ruby Dee, let’s remember some of her greatest work that earned her Grammy, Emmy, and Lifetime Achievement awards.

American Gangster

Do The Right Thing

A Raisin in the Sun

Jungle Fever

Tupac On Def Jam Poetry

 

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