Category: i love lucy


Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett

and Jim Nabors at the International Radio and TV Society Gold Medal Awards at Waldorf Astoria in New York City, 1971.

Photos by Ron Galella


Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz in the 1950s 

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz in the 1950s 


Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz with Eartha Kitt,

Dean Martin,

and William Frawley at a surprise party for Lucille and Desi’s 13th wedding anniversary on December 16, 1953. The party was held at Larry Finley’s restaurant on Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. 

Lucille Ball photographed by Sid Avery, 1958.


Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz with their children Desi Arnaz Jr and Lucie Arnaz in 1953.

Photos by Ed Clark

Lucille Ball with her son Desi Arnaz Jr in the back yard of their home, Los Angeles, California, 1957.

Photos by Gene Lester

Newlyweds Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball at the Roxy Theatre on November 30, 1940.

(Original Caption) Actress Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, Cuban glamour boy, who eloped to Greenwich, Connecticut, express their happiness while waiting for Desi to make his next stage appearance at a New York theater. Wedding ceremony caused Desi to miss the first show. They met in Hollywood, during filming of picture, Too Many Girls, in which both appeared. Arnaz gave his age as 25; Miss Ball said she was 26.

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz

on set during the filming of an episode of their television show ‘I Love Lucy’ at their Desilu Studios in Los Angeles, August 1958. 

(Photos by Leonard McCombe/The LIFE Picture Collection)  

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz at the

5th Primetime Emmy Awards

at the Hotel Statler in Los Angeles, California on February 5, 1953.

Ball had won Best Comedienne for her role in the series ‘I Love Lucy’ and the series itself had won Best Situation Comedy.