Full Name: Jack Ruby [Jacob Leon Rubenstein]
Profession: Killer of Lee Harvey Oswald
Why Famous: Best known for fatally shooting Lee Harvey Oswald, when he was in police custody after being charged with the assassination of John F. Kennedy, on live TV.
- 1964-03-14 Dallas, Texas; Jack Ruby sentenced to death for Lee Harvey Oswald's murder
- 1991-12-26 Jack Ruby's gun sells for $220,000 in auction