Desi Arnaz was a Cuban born American actor and producer. He went to St. Patrick Catholic High school for studies. He also joined Saint Leo Prep for to enhance his English related skills. He shifted his base to the United States. He started his debut in the acting world through the 1939 Broadway musical Too Many Girls. He was also casted in the film version of this musical. He is best known for his television show I love Lucy. He created this situation comedy with his wife Lucille Ball. He played the role of Ricky Ricardo in this show. This show got really popular. He has been also associated with music. His Orchestra received good reviews.
Full Name: Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III
Born: March 2, 1917, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Died: December 2, 1986, Del Mar, California, United States
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer
Spouse: Edith Mack Hirsch (m. 1963–1985), Lucille Ball (m. 1940–1960)
Children: Desi Arnaz, Jr., Lucie Arnaz, Madeline Jane Dee
Organizations founded: Desilu Productions