Ruby Bridges Rank
About Ruby Bridges
Ruby Bridges is an American activist. She is best known for being the first black child to attend an all-white school in the 20th century. She attended William Frantz Elementary School in Louisiana.
In 2001, she received the Presidential Citizens Medal by Bill Clinton. She also received an Honorary Degree from Tulane University.
Her Personal Life
She is married and she has 4 children. She lives in New Orleans. She lost her home during Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Barack Obama told her in 2011 at the White House: "I think it's fair to say that if it hadn't been for you guys, I might not be here".
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Ruby Bridges' Popularity
Ruby Bridges is a famous American activist, who was born on September 8, 1954. As a person born on this date, Ruby Bridges is listed in our database as the 16th most popular celebrity for the day (September 8) and the 37th most popular for the year (1954).
People born on September 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Ruby Bridges is the 420th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Ruby Bridges' birthday, Ruby Bridges is the 3635th most famous American.
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