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David Ruffin Net Worth:Davis Eli "David" Ruffin (January 18, 1941 – June 1, 1991) was an American soul singer and musician most famous for his work as one of the lead singers of The Temptations (1964–68) during the group's "Classic Five" period as it was later known. He was the lead voice on such famous songs as "My Girl" and "Ain't Too Proud to Beg."Known for his unique raspy and anguished tenor vocals, Ruffin was ranked as one of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time by Rolling Stone magazine in 2008. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 for his work with The Temptations. Fellow Motown recording artist Marvin Gaye once said admiringly of Ruffin that, "I heard [in his voice] a strength my own voice lacked."
|Birth date:||January 18, 1941|
|Death date:||June 1, 1991, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Birth place:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Spouse:||Sandra Ruffin (m. 1978–1984)|
|Children:||Kimberly Ruffin, Cheryl Ruffin, Nedra Ruffin, David Ruffin Junior|
|Parents:||Eli Ruffin, Ophelia Ruffin|
|Siblings:||Jimmy Ruffin, Quincy B Ruffin, Rita Mae Ruffin|
|Music groups:||The Temptations, Ollie & The Nightingales|
|Nominations:||Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals|
|Movies:||Dancin' in the Street|