Ruby West (1905 - 1981)

Ruby West
1905 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Ruby West was born on June 16, 1905. She died in March 1981 at age 75. We know that Ruby West had been residing in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas 76901.
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Ruby West died in March 1981 at 75 years of age. She was born on June 16, 1905. We are unaware of information about Ruby's family or relationships. We know that Ruby West had been residing in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas 76901.
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In 1905, in the year that Ruby West was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1925, she was 20 years old when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1951, when she was 46 years old, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1969, when she was 64 years old, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1981, in the year of Ruby West's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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Other Ruby Wests

c. 1916 - Unknown
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Sep 1, 1902 - April 1979
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1930 - 1969
1890 - 1965
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Aug 1, 1925 - Oct 10, 1991
c. 1942 - Unknown
c. 1945 - Unknown
c. 1953 - Unknown
c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1948 - Unknown
Jan 3, 1886 - Jan 15, 1970
Feb 18, 1916 - April 1971
May 22, 1926 - Apr 1, 2005
Jan 9, 1921 - Feb 27, 2005

Other Wests

Apr 26, 1917 - Feb 26, 1998
Feb 25, 1905 - June 1974
May 22, 1909 - March 1977
Jul 6, 1917 - December 1980
Aug 7, 1888 - November 1962
Feb 1, 1907 - Aug 12, 1988
Jan 23, 1919 - December 1977
Nov 22, 1907 - August 1960
Feb 24, 1905 - Dec 12, 1994
Nov 27, 1919 - Nov 16, 1985
Sep 21, 1907 - October 1975
Dec 18, 1921 - Dec 16, 1998
Jan 20, 1916 - January 1984
Dec 18, 1919 - Oct 16, 1999
Apr 10, 1956 - Jun 27, 2004
Sep 5, 1958 - Sep 6, 2004
Aug 14, 1897 - December 1974
Jun 13, 1920 - Dec 21, 1996
Apr 1, 1895 - September 1976
Dec 8, 1921 - Feb 14, 2000

Other Bios

Jun 17, 1902 - December 1962
Apr 6, 1911 - August 1978
Feb 18, 1907 - Dec 3, 1995
May 12, 1912 - Jun 1, 1994
Nov 17, 1898 - April 1978
Feb 14, 1919 - Apr 22, 1991
Jan 14, 1917 - Feb 1, 2007
Jan 11, 1884 - June 1973
May 22, 1908 - May 10, 2008
Jul 25, 1912 - January 1974
Jan 11, 1913 - November 1971
Apr 19, 1889 - July 1972
Nov 22, 1887 - October 1974
Apr 8, 1903 - July 1986
Oct 23, 1912 - April 1970
May 4, 1920 - Oct 31, 2000
Sep 17, 1909 - March 1984
Jan 12, 1897 - November 1972
Jan 7, 1920 - Mar 11, 2011
Aug 28, 1897 - May 1970
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