Biography - A Short Wiki
Lucille Ball was an American model, actress, comedienne, and a producer. She passed away on 26 April 1989. The multi-talented woman is remembered as lovable, but a crazy lady in the industry as she was mainly known for producing self-involving situation comedy, or sitcom genre. Some of her sitcoms are I love Lucy, The Lucy Show, Life with Lucy and The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour.
Here is a short summary of Lucille Ball's career:
Lucy’s career took off when she was offered to model, and very soon, she started stage performances on Broadway with stage names as Dianne Belmont and Diane Belmont. In the 1930s and 1940s, she appeared in the role of a chorus girl in various minor films. She worked with RKO Radio Pictures as a contract player. It was during this time that she met her future husband, Desi Arnaz.
Family and Personal Life
Lucy got married to Desi Arnaz, a bandleader while filming Too Many Girls. The two clicked immediately and got together. But, divorce was filed by her in 1944, but the couple reconciled.
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Gary Morton (m. 1961–1989), Desi Arnaz (m. 1940–1960)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz)|
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Lucille Désirée Ball|
|Age (as of today)||111 years|
|Date of Birth||August 6, 1911|
|Place of Birth||Jamestown, New York, United States|
|Height||1.71 m, 5 feet 7 inches|
|Weight||55 kg, 121.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$40 million|
|Occupation||Actress, Comedian, Entertainment Studio Executive, Model, Producer|
Height, Weight, and Age
Lucille Ball's height is pretty average measuring 1.71 m. The actress weighs 55 kg. As of today, January 30, 2023, Lucille Ball is 111 years old.
TV started for me just as a means of keeping my husband Desi off the road. He’d been on tour with his band since he got out of the Army, and we were in our 11th year of marriage and wanted to have children.Lucille Ball
I hate failure and that divorce was a Number One failure in my eyes. It was the worst period of my life. Neither Desi nor I have been the same since, physically or mentally.Lucille Ball
How I Love Lucy was born? We decided that instead of divorce lawyers profiting from our mistakes, we’d profit from them.Lucille Ball
I don’t know how to tell a joke. I never tell jokes. I can tell stories that happened to me… anecdotes. But never a joke.Lucille Ball
I’m not sure that I want to be without some lack of confidence. If you are too sure of yourself, you don’t grow. You may feel confident in some things, but other fields come up as a challenge. And if you don’t anticipate trouble, you will be in trouble.Lucille Ball