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Lucille Ball Net Worth:Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911 – April 26, 1989) was an American actress, comedian, model, and film studio executive. She was the star of the sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show, Here's Lucy, and Life with Lucy.In 1929, she landed work as a model and later began her performing career on Broadway using the stage names Diane Belmont and Dianne Belmont. She performed many small movie roles in the 1930s and 1940s as a contract player for RKO Radio Pictures, being cast as a chorus girl, or in similar roles, and was dubbed the "Queen of the Bs" (referring to her many roles in B-films).During the 1950s, she became a television star. Ball had met and eloped with Cuban bandleader Desi Arnaz in 1940. In 1951, Ball helped create the television series I Love Lucy with Arnaz. On July 17, 1951, at almost 40 years of age, Ball gave birth to their first child, Lucie Désirée Arnaz. A year and a half later, she gave birth to their second child, Desiderio Alberto Arnaz IV, known as Desi Arnaz, Jr. Ball and Arnaz divorced on May 4, 1960.In 1962 Ball became the first woman to run a major television studio, Desilu, which produced many successful and popular television series such as Mission: Impossible and Star Trek. She continued making film and television appearances for most of the rest of her life, albeit without ever attaining the success she enjoyed in the 1950s.Ball was nominated for an Emmy Award thirteen times and won four times. In 1977, Ball was among the first recipients of the Women in Film Crystal Award. She was the recipient of the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award in 1979, the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Kennedy Center Honors in 1986, and the Governors Award from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in 1989.On April 26, 1989, Ball died of an abdominal aortic dissection at age 77. At the time of her death, she had been married to her second husband and business partner, standup comedian Gary Morton, for more than 27 years.
|Birth date:||August 6, 1911, Jamestown, New York, United States|
|Death date:||April 26, 1989, Beverly Hills, California, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 7 in (1.71 m)|
|Profession:||Comedian, Model, Actor, Television producer, Singer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Gary Morton (m. 1961–1989), Desi Arnaz (m. 1940–1960)|
|Children:||Desi Arnaz, Jr., Lucie Arnaz|
|Parents:||Henry Durrell Ball, Desiree Evelyn Hunt|
|Awards:||Kennedy Center Honors, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award, TV Land Legacy of Laughter Award, TCA Career Achievement Award, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actress - Continuing Performance, Golden Globe Award for Television Achievement|
|Nominations:||Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actress Starring In A Regular Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Most Outstanding Personality, Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy, Golden Globe Award for Best TV Star - Female, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Continuing Performance - Comedienne In A Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Comedian Or Comedienne, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Continuing Performance in a Series by a Comedienne (Female), Singer, Hostess, Dancer, M.C., Announcer, Narrator, Panelist, or any Person who Essentially Plays Herself|
|Movies:||The Long, Long Trailer, Yours, Mine and Ours, Mame, Stage Door, The Big Street, Du Barry Was a Lady, The Dark Corner, Stone Pillow, Forever, Darling, Too Many Girls, Dance, Girl, Dance, Lured, Best Foot Forward, Fancy Pants, Miss Grant Takes Richmond, Follow the Fleet, The Fuller Brush Girl, Five Came Back, The Facts of Life, Critic's Choice, Easy to Wed, Room Service, The Magic Carpet, Her Husband's Affairs, Go Chase Yourself, Sorrowful Jones, Two Smart People, Meet the People, The Affairs of Annabel, A Guide for the Married Man, Having Wonderful Time, A Girl, a Guy, and a Gob, Panama Lady, Don't Tell the Wife, That Girl from Paris, Three Little Pigskins, Without Love, Seven Days' Leave, Look Who's Laughing, Lover Come Back, Beauty for the Asking, Valley of the Sun, Annabel Takes a Tour, Easy Living, Next Time I Marry, You Can't Fool Your Wife, That's Right—You're Wrong, I Dream Too Much, Happy Anniversary and Goodbye, Lucy in London, I Love Lucy|
|TV shows:||Life with Lucy, Here's Lucy, The Lucy Show, What's My Line?, The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour, I Love Lucy, The Dick Cavett Show|