Jack Ruby, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Jack Ruby

American nightclub operator who killed American presidential assassin Lee Harvey Oswald

Date of Birth: 25-Mar-1911

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Date of Death: 03-Jan-1967

Profession: businessperson

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Aries


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About Jack Ruby

  • Jack Leon Ruby (born Jacob Leon Rubenstein; April 25, 1911 – January 3, 1967) was a Dallas, Texas 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.
  • Ruby's conviction was later appealed, and he was granted a new trial.
  • However, as the date for his new trial was being set, Ruby became ill in prison and died of a pulmonary embolism from lung cancer on January 3, 1967.In September 1964, the Warren Commission concluded that Ruby acted alone in killing Oswald.
  • Various groups believed Ruby was involved with major figures in organized crime and that he killed Oswald as part of an overall plot surrounding the assassination of Kennedy.

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