Quotes by Desi Arnaz

About Desi Arnaz:


Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III is best remembered for his role as Ricky Ricardo on the American television series sitcom I Love Lucy, starring with Lucille Ball, to whom he was married at the time. Arnaz was also internationally renowned for leading his Latin music band, the Desi Arnaz Orchestra. He and Ball are generally credited as the inventors of the rerun in connection with I Love Lucy.

Author Bio


  • NameDesi Arnaz
  • DescriptionCuban-born American musician, actor and television producer
  • AliasesDesi Arnaz, Sr.; Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III
  • BornMarch 2, 1917
  • DiedDecember 2, 1986
  • CountryUnited States Of America; Cuba
  • ProfessionActor; Television Actor; Film Actor; Guitarist; Bandleader; Conductor; Singer