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Actor Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown

  • Birth name:

    Ruth Alston Weston

  • Date of Birth:

    Portsmouth, Virginia, USA


Ruth Brown was a singer known for a series of hit songs for Atlantic Records. In 1945, Brown ran away from her home in Portsmouth along with a trumpeter, Jimmy Brown, whom she soon married. She then spent a month with Lucky Millinder's orchestra, but was fired after she brought drinks to the band for free. Blanch Calloway, Cab Calloway's sister, arranged a gig for Brown at a nightclub called Crystal Caverns and soon became her manager. Willis Conover, a local DJ, caught her act and recommended her to Atl... more

Ruth Brown Filmography

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Movie Under the Rainbow Under the Rainbow

as Cleaning Woman