Ruby Keeler

Ruby Keeler
1909 - 1993

Ruby Keeler  American Actress


Who is she dating right now?

Rest in peace.


Ruby Keeler was previously married to John Homer Lowe (1941 - 1969) and Al Jolson (1928 - 1939).

Ruby Keeler was in a relationship with Johnny Costello.

Ruby Keeler had an encounter with George Raft.


American Actress Ruby Keeler was born Ethel Hilda Keeler on 25th August, 1909 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada and passed away on 28th Feb 1993 Rancho Mirage, California, USA aged 83. She is most remembered for 42nd Street (1933). Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Ruby Keeler was in an on-screen matchup with Dick Powell in Shipmates Forever (1935).

Ruby Keeler is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American female singers and California Republicans.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 - - -
Married2 29 years 21 years, 1 month 13 years, 3 months
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 29 years 10 years, 6 months 13 years, 3 months


First Name Ruby
Middle Name Hilda
Last Name Keeler
Full Name at Birth Ethel Hilda Keeler
Age 83 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th August, 1909
Birthplace Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died 28th February, 1993
Place of Death Rancho Mirage, California, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Buried Holy Sepulcher Cemetery, Orange, California, U.S.
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, Dancer And Singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame 42nd Street (1933)
Year(s) Active 1923–1989
Brand Endorsement Max Factor
Father Ralph Keeler
Sister Gertrude Keeler, Helen Keeler
Friend Wini Shaw

Ethel Ruby Keeler (August 25, 1909 – February 28, 1993) was a Canadian-American actress, dancer, and singer most famous for her on-screen pairing with Dick Powell in a string of successful early musicals at Warner Brothers, particularly 42nd Street (1933). From 1928 to 1940, she was married to actor and singer Al Jolson. She retired from show business in the 1940s, but made a widely publicized comeback on Broadway in 1971.

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Ruby Keeler83 VirgoActress
John Homer Lowe57
Al Jolson64 GeminiActor
George Raft85 LibraActor
Johnny Costello-Personality


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Al "Peter"MaleJohn Homer Lowe
Al Jr. (Adopted)MaleAl Jolson


Beverly Hills Brats1989GoldieMovie
Glitter1984TV Show
The Phynx1970Ruby KeelerMovie
The Greatest Show on Earth1963Peggy RusherTV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963RubyTV Show
The Jackie Gleason Show1952Guest DancerTV Show
Sweetheart of the Campus1941Betty BlakeMovie
Mother Carey's Chickens1938Katherine 'Kitty' CareyMovie
Hollywood Handicap1938Ruby KeelerShort Film
Ready, Willing and Able1937JaneMovie
A Day at Santa Anita1937Ruby Keeler (uncredited)Short Film
Colleen1936Colleen ReillyMovie
Go Into Your Dance1935Dorothy 'Dot' WayneMovie
Shipmates Forever1935June BlackburnMovie
Dames1934Barbara HemingwayMovie
Flirtation Walk1934'Kit' FittsMovie
42nd Street1933Peggy SawyerMovie
Footlight Parade1933Bea ThornMovie
Gold Diggers of 19331933Polly ParkerMovie
Show Girl in Hollywood1930Ruby Keeler - Cameo Appearance at Premiere (uncredited)Movie
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cboothe977cboothe977Jan 24

6730 Hollywood Blvd.

wjerryzwjerryzMay 6, 2018

Love Ruby

wjerryzwjerryzNov 4, 2015

Ruby,s roles we're great dancer,singer, and actress

wjerryzwjerryzNov 4, 2015

I always thought Ruby,s role,s were funny and the life of the party.

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