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People/Characters: Lucille Ball

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Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone
I Am Lucille Ball by Brad Meltzer
American Gods Volume 2: My Ainsel by Neil Gaiman
Ball of Fire: The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball by Stefan Kanfer
Bananas Forever: Kenny Everett and Me by Cleo Rocos
A Book by Desi Arnaz
California Babylon: A Guide to Sites of Scandal, Mayhem, and Celluloid in the Golden State by Kristan Lawson
Chronicle of the Year 1989 by Henrietta Heald
Desilu: The Story of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz by Coyne S. Sanders
For the Love of Lucy: The Complete Guide for Collectors and Fans by Ric B. Wyman
Gladys Reunited: A Personal American Journey by Sandi Toksvig
Hollywood Urban Legends: The Truth Behind All Those Delightfully Persistent Myths of Films, Television, and Music by Richard Roeper
How sweet it was; television: a pictorial commentary by Arthur Shulman
Jean Arthur : the actress nobody knew by John Oller
Jeannie Out of the Bottle by Barbara Eden
The Last Days of Dead Celebrities by Mitchell Fink
Laughing with Lucy: My Life with America's Leading Lady of Comedy by Madelyn Pugh Davis
Laughs, Luck...and Lucy: How I Came to Create the Most Popular Sitcom of All Time by Jess Oppenheimer
Legends: Women Who Have Changed the World Through the Eyes of Great Women Writers by John Miller
I Love Lucy Book by Bart Andrews
I Love Lucy: The Classic Moments by Tom Watson
I Love Lucy: The Complete Picture History of the Most Popular TV Show Ever by Michael McClay
I Love Lucy: The Official 50th Anniversary Edition, Celebrating 50 Years of Love and Laughter by Elisabeth Edwards
Love, Lucy by Lucille Ball
I Loved Lucy: My Friendship with Lucille Ball by Lee Tannen
Loving Lucy: An Illustrated Tribute to Lucille Ball by Bart Andrews
Lucille: The Life of Lucille Ball by Kathleen Brady
Lucy & Desi: The Real Life Scrapbook of America's Favorite TV Couple by Elizabeth Edwards
Lucy & Ricky & Fred & Ethel: The story of "I love Lucy" by Bart Andrews
Lucy and Desi: The Legendary Love Story of Television's Most Famous Couple by Warren G. Harris
The Lucy Book: A Complete Guide to Her Five Decades on Television by Geoffrey Mark Fidelman
Lucy in the Afternoon: An Intimate Memoir of Lucille Ball by Jim Brochu
Lucy: A Life in Pictures by Tim Frew
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America by Michael Kantor
Max Factor's Hollywood: Glamour, Movies, Make-Up by Fred E. Basten
Musicals by Kurt Ganzl
They Called Us Enemy by George Takei
The Value of Laughter: The Story of Lucille Ball (Value Tales) by Ann Donegan Johnson
Virginia O'Brien: MGM's Deadpan Diva by Robert Strom
Who Was Lucille Ball? by Pam Pollack
Why Me?: The Sammy Davis, Jr. Story by Sammy Davis
Wild Women in the Kitchen: 101 Rambunctious Recipes & 99 Tasty Tales by Nicole Alper

Character description

Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911 – April 26, 1989) was an American actress, comedian, model, entertainment studio executive and producer. She was the star of the self-produced sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy Show, Here's Lucy, and Life with Lucy, as well as comedy television specials aired under the title The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour.  In 1962, she became the first woman to run a major television studio, Desilu, whche produced many popular television series.

She was married to Desi Arnaz (1940-1960); the marriage produced 2 children Lucie Arnaz (1951) and Desi Arnaz, Jr., (1963). After her divorce for Arnaz, she married Gary Morton (1961).

Lucille Ball in Wikipedia

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