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Desi Arnaz Overview:

Legendary actor, Desi Arnaz, was born Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y De Acha III on Mar 2, 1917 in Santiago, Cuba. Arnaz died at the age of 69 on Dec 2, 1986 in Del Mar, CA and was cremated and his ashes scattered .



He was honored with two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the categories of Television and Motion Pictures. In addition, Arnaz was inducted into the TV Hall of Fame and was immortalized on a US postal stamp in 1999. Arnaz was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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Desi Arnaz Quotes:

Tacy: What happened?
Nicholas Collini: Oh nothing, I just cracked my skull.

Tacy: Get that check back. I was going to get us a deepfreeze.
Nicholas Collini: [gesturing to the in-laws staring coldly at them] You're getting a deepfreeze right now.

Nicholas Collini: [narrating] It was a matter of what would give out first: me or the money.

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Desi Arnaz on the
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Desi Arnaz Facts
Instrumental in the creation of numerous classic TV series, in particular "The Untouchables" (1959).

After their divorce, Desi produced Lucy's hit musical "Wildcat" on Broadway.

Father of Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz Jr..

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