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Ruby Keeler

1909 - 1993

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Ethel Ruby Keeler (August 25, 1909 – February 28, 1993) was an American actress, dancer, and singer who was paired on-screen with Dick Powell in a string of successful early musicals at Warner Bros., particularly 42nd Street (1933). From 1928 to 1940, she was married to actor and singer Al Jolson. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ruby Keeler has received more than 854,759 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Ruby Keeler is the 7,342nd most popular actor (down from 6,329th in 2019), the 629th most popular biography from Canada (down from 538th in 2019) and the 215th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 23

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  • 1.53

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  • 4.23

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Among actors, Ruby Keeler ranks 7,342 out of 9,996Before her are Meghan Ory, Dylan Sprouse, Éric Elmosnino, James Gleason, Pablo Schreiber, and Ruth Ford. After her are Kim Ah-joong, Brit Marling, Aimee Mullins, Pete Davidson, June Marlowe, and Thekla Reuten.

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Among people born in 1909, Ruby Keeler ranks 338Before her are C. Douglas Dillon, Frank Albertson, Ivan Fuqua, George Saling, Howard Da Silva, and Robert Serber. After her are Bimal Roy, Raúl Landini, John Wright, Sam Balter, Eleanor Garatti, and Alan Curtis. Among people deceased in 1993, Ruby Keeler ranks 264Before her are Ray Gillen, Ben Klassen, Irene Sharaff, Clifford Jordan, Hap Sharp, and Karl Gordon Henize. After her are Viola Myers, Joe Fortenberry, Charles Adkins, Bob Crosby, Archie Williams, and Penaia Ganilau.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Ruby Keeler ranks 629 out of 1,350Before her are Enrico Colantoni (1963), Thomas Christopher Collins (1947), Karla Homolka (1970), Leonard Peikoff (1933), Meghan Ory (1982), and Pablo Schreiber (1978). After her are Skip Spence (1946), Steve Yzerman (1965), Steve Bauer (1959), Paul Churchland (1942), Gregory Colbert (1960), and Viola Myers (1927).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Ruby Keeler ranks 215Before her are Jay Baruchel (1982), Maurice LaMarche (1958), James Tupper (1965), Enrico Colantoni (1963), Meghan Ory (1982), and Pablo Schreiber (1978). After her are Chris Diamantopoulos (1975), Laura Vandervoort (1984), Lexa Doig (1973), Paul Gross (1959), Jessica Steen (1965), and Eric Johnson (1979).

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