Caption: Still of Lucille Ball, Ginger Rogers and Gail Patrick in Stage Door (1937)
Actress, Production Manager, Soundtrack
Born: August 6, 1911
Star sign: Leo
Height: 5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Known for: I Love Lucy (1951), The Lucy Show (1962), Here's Lucy (1968), Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
The woman who will always be remembered as the crazy, accident-prone, lovable Lucy Ricardo was born Lucille Desiree Ball on August 6, 1911 in Jamestown, New York. Her father died before she was four, and her mother worked several jobs, so she and her younger brother were raised by their grandparents. Always willing to take responsibility for her ...