2014-06-12 20:29:04

Actress, civil rights activist Ruby Dee dead at 91

Actress, civil rights activist Ruby Dee dead at 91 (via AFP)

Oscar-nominated actress Ruby Dee, who was also known for her activism during the US civil rights movement, has died at the age of 91, her agent said Thursday. The stage, television and film star -- a pioneer among America's black actresses -- died Wednesday…