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1. When was she born?

2. Where was she born?

3. What was her birth name?

4. Where did she grow up?

5. Where did she go to college?

6. In 1940, she joined the American Negro Theatre, making her stage debut in what production?

7. In 1943, she made her Broadway debut in what play?

8. During the play Jeb, she met what important man in her life?

9. In 1946, Dee and Davis toured together in an American Negro Theater production of what Broadway hit?

10. She portrayed Rachel Robinson in what 1950 film?

11. In 1952, Davis made his playwriting debut with Dee in the title role. What's the name of the play?

12. What were her characters' names in Edge of the City and St. Louis Blues?

13. Dee originated the role of Ruth Younger in what Lorraine Hansberry play?

14. In 1961, she co-starred off-Broadway in what Davis' race relations satire?

15. In 1965, The Committee of Concerned Mothers, formed by Dee, Juanita Poitier, and others, raise funds to buy a house for what family?

16. In 1968, she made her screenwriting debut with what Jules Dassin movie?

17. In 1970, she won Obie and Drama Desk awards for her performance in what play?

18. In 1987, what Dee book of poetry and short stories was published?

19. In 1989, what Dee children's book won a Literary Guild Award?

20. She has been nominated for eight Emmy Awards, winning once for her role in what 1990 telefilm?

21. How many times did she play Sidney Poitier's wife?

22. In 2008, at the age of 85, she became the second oldest actress to be nominated for what?

23. Please name her two husbands.

24. How many children did she have?

25. She narrated what 2013 Lifetime telefilm?

26. When did she pass away?

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