Desi Arnaz Biography

Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha, III, better known as Desi Arnaz or Desi Arnaz, Sr., was a Cuban-born American musician, actor and television producer. He is best remembered for his role as Ricky Ricardo on the American television series I Love Lucy, starring with Lucille Ball, to whom he was married at the time. Arnaz was also internationally renowned for leading his Latin music band, the Desi Arnaz Orchestra. He and Ball are generally credited as the inventors of the rerun in connection with I Love Lucy. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Desi Arnaz
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Comedian, Singer, Musician, Television producer, Actor, Television Director, Film Producer
Ethnicity:
Cuban American, Cubans
Date of Birth:
March 2, 1917
Astrological Sign:
Pisces
Date of Death:
December 2, 1986
Age at Death:
69
Cause of Death:
Lung cancer
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