Entertainment: I Love Lucy

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Name
Entertainment: I Love Lucy Gender: N/A
TV series
born on 15 October 1951 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )
Place New York, New York, 40n43, 74w0
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 21°54' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 04°31 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 01°33'



Entertainment: I Love Lucy (Publicity photo of the I Love Lucy cast: William Frawley (Fred Mertz), Desi Arnaz (Ricky Ricardo), Vivian Vance (Ethel Mertz), Lucille Ball (Lucy Ricardo))

Biography

American television series often regarded as one of the greatest and most influential sitcoms in history. Starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley, the black-and-white series originally ran from 15 October 1951 to 6 May 1957 on CBS. After the series ended in 1957, however, a modified version continued for three more seasons with 13 one-hour specials; it ran from 1957 to 1960. It was first known as The Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Show and later in reruns as The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour.

The show, which was the first scripted television program to be shot on 35 mm film in front of a studio audience, won five Emmy Awards and received numerous nominations. I Love Lucy was the most watched show in the United States in four of its six seasons.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Arnaz, Desi (born 2 March 1917). Notes: Played Ricky Ricardo III, 1951-1957
  • associate relationship with Ball, Lucille (born 6 August 1911). Notes: Played Lucy McGillicuddy Ricardo, 1951-1957

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from New York Times, 15 Oct. 1951, p. 33.

Categories

  • Notable : Awards : Emmy (Five)
  • Mundane : Civic/Entertainment : Foundings
  • Mundane : Misc. Mundane : Release dates