Jack Ruby

1911 - 1967

Jack Ruby

Jack Leon Ruby (born Jacob Leon Rubenstein; April 25, 1911 – January 3, 1967) was an American nightclub owner. He fatally shot Lee Harvey Oswald on November 24, 1963, while Oswald was in police custody after being charged with assassinating United States President John F. Kennedy and murdering Dallas policeman J. D. Tippit about an hour later. A Dallas jury found him guilty of murdering Oswald, and he was sentenced to death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Ruby has received more than 7,689,560 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 8th most popular mafioso.

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Among mafiosos, Jack Ruby ranks 8 out of 45Before him are Al Capone, Billy the Kid, Jesse James, Lucky Luciano, Salvatore Riina, and Bernie Madoff. After him are John Dillinger, Frank Abagnale, Velupillai Prabhakaran, Karl Gebhardt, Meyer Lansky, and Bernardo Provenzano.

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Among people born in 1911, Jack Ruby ranks 18Before him are Nino Rota, Marshall McLuhan, Todor Zhivkov, Czesław Miłosz, Mikhail Botvinnik, and Robert Johnson. After him are Tennessee Williams, Louise Bourgeois, Melvin Calvin, Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld, Polykarp Kusch, and Lê Đức Thọ. Among people deceased in 1967, Jack Ruby ranks 12Before him are J. Robert Oppenheimer, Edward Hopper, Zoltán Kodály, Mohammad Mosaddegh, Spencer Tracy, and Clement Attlee. After him are André Maurois, John Coltrane, Vladimir Komarov, Felix Yusupov, Ilya Ehrenburg, and Richard Kuhn.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Ruby ranks 363 out of 12,171Before him are Desmond Doss (1919), Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958), Michael Jordan (1963), Nicole Kidman (1967), Crazy Horse (1840), and Millard Fillmore (1800). After him are Warren G. Harding (1865), Ernest Lawrence (1901), Barry Barish (1936), Albert Fish (1870), Mary Cassatt (1844), and Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804).

Among MAFIOSOS In United States

Among mafiosos born in United States, Jack Ruby ranks 5Before him are Al Capone (1899), Billy the Kid (1859), Jesse James (1847), and Bernie Madoff (1938). After him are John Dillinger (1903), Frank Abagnale (1948), Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (null), Wyatt Earp (1848), John Gotti (1940), Mark David Chapman (1955), and Frank Lucas (1930).