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Jack Ruby (I) (1911–1967)

Jack Ruby was born on March 25, 1911 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Jacob Rubenstein. He died on January 3, 1967 in Dallas, Texas, USA. See full bio »


(age 55) in Dallas, Texas, USA

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 2014 The Sixties (TV Series documentary)
 2011 The Kennedys (TV Mini-Series)
- My Brother's Keeper (2011) ... Himself (uncredited)
 2009 The Lost JFK Tapes: The Assassination (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Jack L. Ruby)
 2008 Frame 313: The JFK Assassination Theories (Documentary)
 2007-2008 Mobsters (TV Series)
- Carlos Marcello (2008) ... Himself
- Sam Giancana (2007) ... Himself
 2005 Conspiracy? (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Oswald's Assassin
- Jack Ruby (2005) ... Himself - Oswald's Assassin
 2004 JFK: Breaking the News (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Unsolved History (TV Series documentary)
- JFK: Beyond the Magic Bullet (2004) ... Himself
 1988-2003 The Men Who Killed Kennedy (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The Smoking Guns (2003) ... Himself
- The Love Affair (2003) ... Himself
- The Guilty Men (2003) ... Himself
- The Witnesses (1991) ... Himself
- The Cover-Up (1991) ... Himself
 2002 Reel Radicals: The Sixties Revolution in Film (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 2001 The Secret KGB Paranormal Files (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 The Secret KGB JFK Assassination Files (TV Movie documentary)
 1997 Shock-X-Treme, Vol. 1, - Snuff Video (Video documentary)
Himself - Shooting Oswald (uncredited)
 1997 Cronkite Remembers (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself (shooting Lee Harvey Oswald) (uncredited)
 1993 Murderers, Mobsters & Madmen Vol. 2: Assassination in the 20th Century (Video documentary)
Himself - Shooting Lee Harvey Oswald
 1993 American Justice: Target - Mafia (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1993 Fame in the Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1992 Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1992 Death Scenes 2 (Video documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1992 Stalking the President: A History of American Assassins (Documentary)
Himself - Shoots Oswald, Holds Press Conference
 1992 Love Field
Himself - Shoots Oswald (uncredited)
 1992 Tribulation 99: Alien Anomalies Under America
Himself (uncredited)
 1992 The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1989 11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1988 Reasonable Doubt: The Single-Bullet Theory and the Assassination of John F. Kennedy (Documentary)
Himself - Murderer of Lee Oswald (uncredited)
 1981 The Killing of America (Documentary)
 1981 The Man Who Saw Tomorrow
Himself - Moving to Shoot Oswald (uncredited)
 1973 Executive Action
Himself - Moves to Shoot Oswald (uncredited)
 1971 Aphrodisiac!: The Sexual Secret of Marijuana
Himself (uncredited)
 1969 I due Kennedy (Documentary)
 1967 Rush to Judgment (Documentary)
Himself - Attends Press Conference, Shoots Oswald (uncredited)
 1964 Four Days in November (Documentary)

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2 Biographical Movies | 6 Print Biographies | 10 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jack L. Ruby

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At his trial he claimed that he killed Lee Harvey Oswald to spare Jacqueline Kennedy the anguish of having to testify at her husband's murder trial. Later he recanted the statement, saying that his lawyer had put him up to it. On March 14, 1964, he was convicted of Oswald's murder and sentenced to death. That conviction was later overturned but he died of lung cancer in 1967 before he could get a... See more »



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