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If your name is Ruby, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Ruby, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Ruby can you think of? The famous Rubys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Ruby, athletes named Ruby, and even political figures named Ruby. The music industry is no stranger to the name Ruby, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Ruby are worth mentioning? This list includes Ruby Dee, Ruby Wax, Ruby Rose and Ruby Dhalla. To read more about these notable people named Ruby, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

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Ruby Dee is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Dee Died at 92 (1922-2014) - Ruby Dee was an American actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist and activist. She is perhaps best known for co-starring in the films A Raisin in the Sun, Do the Right Thing, and American ...more

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Ruby Wax is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Wax age 63 - Ruby Wax is an American born, naturalised British comedian. A classically trained actress, she came to prominence as a comic interviewer, playing up to British perceptions of the strident American ...more

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Ruby Rose is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Rose age 31 - Ruby Rose Langenheim, better known as Ruby Rose, is an Australian model, DJ, actress, television presenter, MTV VJ and recording artist. She is the face of Maybelline NY in Australia.

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Ruby Dhalla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Dhalla age 43 - Ruby Dhalla is a Canadian politician. She represented the riding of Brampton—Springdale in the Canadian House of Commons from 2004 to 2011 as a member of the Liberal Party. Dhalla and British Columbia ...more

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Ruby is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby age 34 - Rania Hussein Muhammad Tawfiq, known as Ruby, is an Egyptian singer, actress and occasional model who rose to fame with her debut single "Enta Aref Leih" in 2003.

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Ruby Myers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Myers Died at 76 (1907-1983) - Ruby Myers, better known by her stage name Sulochana, was an Indian silent film star of Jewish ancestry, hailing from the community of Baghdadi Jews in India. In her heyday she was one of the highest ...more

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Ruby Payne-Scott is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Payne-Scott Died at 69 (1912-1981) - Ruby Violet Payne-Scott, BSc MSc DipEd was an Australian pioneer in radiophysics and radio astronomy, and was the first female radio astronomer.

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Ruby Keeler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Keeler Died at 83 (1910-1993) - Ruby Keeler was a Canadian-born American actress, dancer and singer most famous for her on-screen coupling with Dick Powell in a string of successful early musicals at Warner Brothers, particularly ...more

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Ruby Turner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Turner age 57 - Ruby Turner is a Jamaican R&B and soul singer, songwriter and actress. Born in Montego Bay, Jamaica, she moved at the age of nine with her family to Handsworth, Birmingham, England. She is best ...more

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Ruby Yang is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Yang Ruby Yang, is a Chinese American filmmaker.

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Ruby Braff is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Braff Died at 76 (1927-2003) - Reuben "Ruby" Braff was an American jazz trumpeter and cornetist. Jack Teagarden was once asked about him on the Gary Moore TV show and described Ruby as "the Ivy League Louis ...more

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Ruby Goldstein is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Goldstein Died at 77 (1907-1984) - Reuven "Ruby" Goldstein, the "Jewel Of The Ghetto," was an American boxer and prize fight referee.

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Ruby Jewelz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ruby

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Ruby Stewart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Stewart age 28 - Ruby Stewart is an American fashion model and singer, who is the daughter of rock singer Rod Stewart and former model Kelly Emberg.

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Ruby Lin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Lin age 41 - Lin Hsin-ju, also known as Ruby Lin, is a Taiwanese actress, television producer, artistic director and pop singer. A popular actress, she has over 60 million followers on Sina Weibo. Lin made her ...more

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Ruby Brooks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Brooks Died at 45 (1861-1906) - Ruby Brooks was an American banjoist, composer, and pioneer recording artist, sometimes called “King of Banjoists.” He was influential on later banjo players such as Fred Van Eps, although he is ...more

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Ruby Weil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ruby

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Ruby Laffoon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Laffoon Died at 72 (1869-1941) - Ruby Laffoon was a politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He was the state's 43rd governor, serving from 1931 to 1935. At age 17, Laffoon moved to Washington, D.C. to live with his uncle, U.S. ...more

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Ruby Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Rodriguez age 51 - Maria Ruby Rodriguez-Aquino is a Filipino actress and one of the hosts of the Philippine noontime variety show Eat Bulaga!.

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Ruby Bentall is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Bentall age 27 - Ruby Bentall is an English actress, known for playing Minnie in Lark Rise to Candleford, Mary Bennet in Lost in Austen and Verity Poldark in the 2015 BBC adaptation of Winston Graham's Poldark novels.

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Ruby Murray is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Murray Died at 61 (1935-1996) - Ruby Florence Murray was one of the most popular singers in the United Kingdom and Ireland in the 1950s. In 1955 alone, she secured seven Top 10 UK hit singles.

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Ruby Jerins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Jerins age 18 - Ruby Jerins is an American child actress best known for playing Grace Peyton in the hit comedy Nurse Jackie, and Caroline in the film Remember Me.

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Ruby Dandridge is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Dandridge Died at 87 (1900-1987) - Ruby Dandridge was an American actress from the early 1900s to the 1950s. She is best known for her radio work in her early days of acting. Dandridge is best known for her role on the radio show Amos ...more

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Ruby Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Ferguson Died at 67 (1899-1966) - Ruby Ferguson, 1899–1966, née Rubie Constance Ashby, was a British writer of popular fiction, including children's books, romances, and mysteries. She is best known today for her ...more

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Ruby Larocca is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Larocca age 34 - Ruby Larocca is an actress and a film producer.

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Ruby Johnson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Johnson Died at 63 (1936-1999) - Ruby Johnson was an American soul singer, best known for her recordings on the Volt label in the late 1960s.

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Ruby Langford Ginibi is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Langford Ginibi Died at 77 (1934-2011) - Ruby Langford Ginibi was an acclaimed Bundjalung author, historian and lecturer on Aboriginal history, culture and politics.

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Ruby Grierson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Grierson Died at 36 (1904-1940) - Ruby Grierson was a film director.

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Ruby Andrews is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Andrews age 70 - Ruby Andrews is an American soul singer. Her best known songs include "Casonova", "You Made A Believer", and "Everybody Saw You".

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Ruby K. Payne is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby K. Payne Ruby K. Payne, Ph.D., is an American educator and author best known for her book A Framework for Understanding Poverty and her work on the culture of poverty and its relation to education. She holds a ...more

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Ruby Wong is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Wong age 37 - Ruby Wong Cheuk-ling is a Hong Kong actress and former model.

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Ruby Bhatia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Bhatia age 42 - Ruby Bhatia is an Indian VJ, TV show host, compere and actress She won the Miss India Canada contest in 1993 and went on to be a VJ for Channel V. She also hosted BPL Oye! and Filmfare Awards. Later, ...more

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Ruby Cohn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Cohn Died at 89 (1922-2011) - Ruby Cohn was a theater scholar and a leading authority on playwright Samuel Beckett. She was a professor of Comparative Drama at the University of California, Davis for thirty years.

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Ruby O. Fee is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby O. Fee age 21 - Ruby O. Fee is an actress.

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Ruby Bridges is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Bridges age 62 - Ruby Nell Bridges Hall is an American activist known for being the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. She attended William Frantz Elementary School.

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Ruby Hunter is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Hunter Died at 55 (1955-2010) - Ruby Charlotte Margaret Hunter was an Australian singer and songwriter. She was a member of the Ngarrindjeri Aboriginal nationality, and often performed with her partner, Archie Roach, whom she met at ...more

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Ruby Guidara is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Guidara Ruby Guidara is a film set decorator & actor.

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Ruby Raksin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Raksin Died at 62 (1917-1979) - Ruby Raksin was a film score composer.

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Ruby Joy Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Joy Gabriel age 22 - Rubie Joy Gabriel is a track and field athlete.

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Ruby Spiro is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
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Ruby Wright is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Wright Died at 70 (1939-2009) - Ruby Wright was an American country music singer-songwriter. Wright was the daughter of country singers Kitty Wells and Johnnie Wright. She sang with her parents as a young girl and at age 13, was ...more

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Ruby Elzy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Elzy Died at 35 (1908-1943) - Ruby Elzy, was a pioneer American operatic soprano.

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Ruby R. Levitt is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby R. Levitt Died at 85 (1907-1992) - Ruby R. Levitt was an American set decorator. She was nominated for four Academy Awards in the category Best Art Direction.

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Ruby Knox is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Knox age 30 - Ruby Knox is an actor.

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Ruby Frost is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Frost age 28 - Ruby Frost is a New Zealand singer and songwriter from Auckland. In 2009, she won the nationwide music competition MTV 42Unheard, giving her a recording contract with Universal Music New Zealand. ...more

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Ruby Starr is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Starr Died at 46 (1949-1995) - Ruby Starr, born Constance Henrietta Mierzwiak in Toledo, Ohio, was a rock singer and recording artist who attained national prominence in the 1970s and 1980s, most notably for her work with Black Oak ...more

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Ruby Gettinger is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Gettinger age 52 - Ruby Gettinger of Savannah, Georgia, was born January 24, 1968 in Azores, Portugal. She is the star of the Style Network series Ruby for four seasons 2008 - 2012. The reality show documents her ...more

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Ruby Feliciano is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Feliciano Ruby Feliciano is a film actress.

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Ruby Mercer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ruby
Ruby Mercer Died at 93 (1906-1999) - Ruby Mercer, CM was a writer, broadcaster, soprano and entrepreneur. Mercer founded Opera Canada, a periodical for which she served as editor from 1960 to 1990. She also founded the Canadian ...more

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Ruby Ordenana is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ruby