Desi Arnaz Net Worth

Desi Arnaz Net Worth is
$20 Million

Desi Arnaz Biography

Desiderio Alberto Arnaz con de Acha III was created in March 2 1917, popularly referred to as Desi Arnaz. He’s additionally referred to as Desi Arnaz, Sr. who was simply a Cuban. Arnaz is normally popularly known for an American musician, tv manufacturer and professional along with movie director and writer. He’s also remembered using the function Ricky Ricardo, from where he gained a lot of popularity inside the American tv. He was created in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. Desi Arnaz dad is Santiago who was simply the youngest mayor. After his conclusion of years as a child in Cuba Arnaz shifted towards USA for the business enterprise and earning to aid him to be 3rd party. In the musical Way too many Women he began his Broadway within the entire year 1939. He further visited Hollywood within another season for the film version from the display in RKO. There is the starring function of Lucillie Ball whom he afterwards got wedded after an extended romantic relationship. They got wedded in November 30, 1940. Arnaz further got involved in playing electric guitar for Xavier Cugat. Arnaz is likewise appreciated for his existence in the internationally renowned music group where he was leading. The music group was a Latin music music group where is gained a high achievement of reputation. The name of the music group was Desi Arnaz Orchestra. Due to his father being a federal government employees within Cuban Home of Representative Arnaz was well advanced. His maternal grandfather was also an professional at Bacardi Rum whose name was Alberto de Acha. Going right through the autobiography compiled by Arnaz called A Book. It’s been discovered that he offers written the trip of his existence. Arnaz further Co- starred through the leading of I really like Lucy, inside the display he performed the part of fictitious edition within himself in Oct 15, 1951. The co-star of the acting professional was his actual wife. This Cuban acting professional was an Orchestra innovator Enrique who performed the part of Ricky Ricardo had been Lucy (his actual wife) performed the part of wife that later on turned an extremely well-known radio series inside the American background. The relationship between Arnaz and Lucille Ball was finished in 1960 using their shared contract. He further offered the majority of his stocks inside the Desilu Creation to Lucille Ball in 1963 using the consent. Arnaz was also mainly involved within the tv screen and highly thinking about operating behind the moments. He also helped like a maker and worked well sincerely towards shows just like the Mother in Legislation. This found in the past due 1960s. He also got spouse for the next period with Edith and resided in Del Mar California and spends rest of his existence. Later on in 1986 at age 69 he passed away at his house due to lung cancer. He previously 2 children specifically, Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz, Jr. The web well worth of Desi Arnaz isn’t been publicly announced in virtually any social media. Who’s Desi Arnaz: Desiderio Alberto Arnaz con de Acha III was a Cuban-born American musician and acting professional. He is also called writer, maker and television movie director. Early Existence (Child years): Desi Arnaz was created on March 2, 1917 in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba to Desiderio Alberto Arnaz II and his wife Dolores de Acha. His dad was Santiago’s youngest mayor and in addition offered in the Cuban Home of Associates. Interesting Details: Arnaz was much smoker ans utilized to smoke cigarettes Cuban cigar. He was identified as having lung tumor in 1986 and passed away on Dec 2, 1986. He was well-known and will need to have great sum of world wide web worth. Personal Lifestyle: Arnaz wedded Lucille Ball in 1940 and provides two kids: Lucie Arnaz (delivered 1951) and Desi Arnaz, Jr. (delivered 1953). They divorced in 1960. He wedded Edith Mack Hirsch on March 2, 1963. Accomplishment: Desi Arnaz provides two stars for the Hollywood Walk of Popularity: one at 6301 Hollywood Boulevard for efforts to movies and one at 6250 Hollywood Boulevard for tv. Rumor: Desi was a normal smoker and passed away because of lung tumor. He was unfaithful to his wife Ball and includes a problem with alcoholic beverages and womanizing. Desi Arnaz net worthy of: Desi Arnaz was a Cuban-American musician, professional, and television manufacturer who had a net worthy of of $20 mil. Desi Arnaz was created in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba in March 1917 and passed on in Dec 1986. Arnaz was most widely known for playing the function of Ricky Ricardo on the tv screen series I REALLY LIKE Lucy along with his wife Lucille Ball. He also led his Latin music music group the Desi Arnaz Orchestra. As an professional Arnaz starred as Ricky Ricardo in it series I REALLY LIKE Lucy from 1951 to 1957. He also starred as Ricardo in the series The Lucy-Desi Humor Hour from 1957 to 1960. Within Desilu Productions with Ball, Arnaz professional produced it series Willy, I REALLY LIKE Lucy, The Lucy-Desi Humor Hour, The Ann Sothern Present, The Lucy Present, as well as the Mothers-In-Law. Arnaz earned a Golden World Prize in 1956 for Greatest TELEVISION SHOW. He was honored with stars for the Hollywood Walk of Popularity in 1960 for both FILM and Tv. Desi was wedded to Lucille Ball from 1940 to 1960 and wedded Edith Mack Hirsch. Desi Arnaz passed on on Dec 2, 1986 at 69 years from lung malignancy. Given birth to in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba in March 1917. Past due Cuban-American musician, acting professional, and television maker Desi Arnaz experienced an estimated online well worth of $20 million. He was more popular for playing Ricky Ricardo personality on the tv screen series I REALLY LIKE Lucy so that as the leader from the music music group the Desi Arnaz Orchestra. Arnaz produced his performing debut starring as Manuelito Lynch in the 1940 film Too Many Women. From 1951 to 1957, he performed the function of Ricky Ricardo in it series I REALLY LIKE Lucy, and played Ricardo personality in the series The Lucy-Desi Humor Hour between 1957 and 1960. His various other acting works are the Navy Shows up Through, The Longer, Long Trailer, MAKE SPACE for Daddy, as well as the Escape Artist. Being truly a person in Desilu Productions with Ball, Arnaz offered as executive creating it series I REALLY LIKE Lucy, The Ann Sothern Present, Willy, The Lucy-Desi Humor Hour, The Lucy Present, as well as the Mothers-In-Law. In 1956 he stated a Golden World Award for Greatest TELEVISION SHOW and four years afterwards he got superstars in the Hollywood Walk of Popularity for both FILM and Tv. Arnaz wedded Lucille Ball in 1940 however the few got divorced in 1960. Later on, he wedded Edith Mack Hirsch. At age 69 he passed away on Dec 2, 1986 from lung malignancy.

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Quick Facts

Full NameDesi Arnaz
Net Worth$40 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 19, 1953
Height1.8 m
ProfessionMusician, Actor, Drummer
SpouseAmy Arnaz, Linda Purl
ChildrenJulia Arnaz, Haley Arnaz
ParentsLucille Ball, Desi Arnaz
SiblingsLucie Arnaz
AwardsGolden Globe Award for Best New Star of the Year – Actor
Music GroupsDino, Desi & Billy
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Programs
MoviesThe Mambo Kings, House of the Long Shadows, Voyage of the Yes, Red Sky at Morning, A Wedding, Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones, She Lives!, Joyride, The Night the Bridge Fell Down, Crisis in Mid-Air, The I Love Lucy 50th Anniversary Special, Fake-Out
TV ShowsAutoman

Interesting Facts

1Desi's wife Amy died January 23, 2015 at the age of 63 from a long battle of cancer. Desi Arnaz Jr.'s Facebook Page operated by close family friend Jaime Vermeulen, helped carry the announcement to the fans sent out by the Arnaz Family.
2According to the life Magazine announcement of his birth he weighed 3.883894 Kilos or 8 lbs 9 oz at birth the announcement of his birth appeared in the Milestones column of the time magazine issue dated 1/26/1953 one week after his birth he and his older sister Lucie averaged 7 lbs 15.5 oz.
3Desi's wife Amy died on January 23, 2015 at the age of 63 after a long battle with cancer.
4Father of Julia Desiree Howe born in 1969 to Susan Callahan-Howe.
5Residing with wife, Amy Arnaz, in Boulder City, Nevada, where they own the Boulder Theatre (a former cinema converted into a live theater) and are very active conducting the Boulder City Ballet Company and in civic affairs. [January 2003]
6Stepson of Gary Morton.
7Appeared as a contestant on the original The Dating Game (1965) in 1967. Lost to Spencer Leyton, a college student.
8His marriage to Linda Purl was very brief (1980-1981), but they have remained long-lasting friends. Linda has performed her cabaret show at Arnaz' Boulder Theatre in Boulder City with Desi even singing a couple of numbers with her and playing drums for a number or two. He and Linda also co-starred together in a 1998 production of "Love Letters".
9Born in the same hospital as Micky Dolenz, Natalie Cole, and former girlfriend Liza Minnelli.
10Nephew of Fred Ball and Kenny Morgan.
11Brother-in-law of Laurence Luckinbill.
12Legally adopted his stepdaughter, Haley Arnaz. Mother is Amy Arnaz. Father is Amy's first husband, Gary Charf. Haley is also a performer.
13Portrayed his own father, Desi Arnaz in The Mambo Kings (1992).
14At age 12, he was the drummer for the hit rock act Dino, Desi, & Billy. Dino was Dean Paul Martin, Dean Martin's son. Billy was Billy Hinsche. They had a top 40 hit in 1965 with "I'm A Fool" (on Frank Sinatra's Reprise Records label, which had just been picked up for distribution by Warner Bros. Records).
15Was believed to be the biological father of Patty Duke's oldest son Sean Astin until the two men developed a friendship and agreed to blood testing in the 1990s.
16He appeared on the first cover of TV Guide (April 1953) with mother Lucille Ball.
17Son of Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball.
18Younger brother of Lucie Arnaz.

Net Worth & Salary

Here's Lucy (1968)$25,200 (1970)
Here's Lucy (1968)$20,400 (1969)
Here's Lucy (1968)$17,600 (1968)


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1972Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USAMost Promising Newcomer - MaleRed Sky at Morning (1971)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Special Class ProgramI Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (2001)Lucie Arnaz (executive producer)

Gary Smith (producer)

Fred A. Rappoport (producer)

Dann Netter (producer)



The Mambo Kings1992Desi Arnaz Sr.
Paul Reiser Out on a Whim1987TV Movie
Matlock1987TV SeriesMichael Porter
Automan1983-1984TV SeriesWalter Nebicher
The Night the Bridge Fell Down1983TV MovieJohnny Pyle
House of the Long Shadows1983Kenneth Magee (as Desi Arnaz)
Fake-Out1982Det. Clint Morgan
Advice to the Lovelorn1981TV MovieSteve Vernon
Gridlock1980TV MovieRobbie Reinhardt
Crisis in Mid-air1979TV MovieTim Donovan
How to Pick Up Girls!1978TV MovieRobby Harrington
Fantasy Island1978TV SeriesBarney Hunter
A Wedding1978Dino Corelli
The Courage and the Passion1978TV MovieSgt. Tom Wade
To Kill a Cop1978TV MovieMartin Delahanty
The Love Boat1978TV SeriesSteve Hollis
Black Market Baby1977TV MovieSteve Aletti
Flight to Holocaust1977TV MovieRick Bender
The Streets of San Francisco1976TV SeriesB.J. Palmer
Police Story1976TV SeriesJay Vernon / Officer Taylor
Having Babies1976TV MovieFrank Gorman
Medical Story1975TV SeriesJerry Mitchell
Medical Center1975TV Series
Billy Two Hats1974Billy Two Hats
Marco1973Marco Polo
She Lives!1973TV MovieAndy Reed
Voyage of the Yes1973TV MovieCal Markwell
Here's Lucy1968-1972TV SeriesCraig Carter
Love, American Style1971TV SeriesAlan (segment "Love and the Motel Mixup")
Mod Squad1971TV SeriesVincent Emory
Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones1971TV MovieBo Jo Jones
Night Gallery1971TV SeriesDoran (segment "Death in the Family")
Red Sky at Morning1971William 'Steenie' Stenopolous
The Brady Bunch1970TV SeriesDesi Arnaz, Jr.
The Mothers-In-Law1967-1968TV SeriesMan with Clapboard / Tommy / Drummer
The Carol Channing Show1966TV MovieTango Dancer
The Lucy Show1962-1965TV SeriesBilly Simmons Billy Boy
I Love Lucy1957TV SeriesSpectator at Unveiling


Hell Ride2008performer: "She's So Far Out She's In" - as Desi
I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special2001TV Movie documentary performer: "Patria"
Voyage of the Yes1973TV Movie performer: "El Condor Pasa"
Here's Lucy1968-1970TV Series performer - 2 episodes
The Dean Martin Show1968TV Series performer - 1 episode
Murderers' Row1966performer: "If You're Thinking What I'm Thinking" - as Desi


I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special2001TV Movie documentary executive producer


CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years1976TV Movie documentary special thanks


Here's Lucy Spotlight: Lucie Arnaz2012Video documentary shortHimself - Interviewee / Clips from 'Here's Lucy'
Calling Automan: The Auto Feature2012Video documentary shortHimself
20/202012TV Series documentaryHimself - Lucille Ball's Son
House of the Long Shadows... Revisited2012DocumentaryHimself
Here's Lucy Spotlight: Desi Arnaz Jr.2012Video documentary shortHimself - Interviewee / Production footage & episode clips from 'Here's Lucy' / home movie footage
Here's Harry: Remembering Gale Gordon2011Video documentary shortHimself - Interviewee / Outtake footage & episode clips from 'Here's Lucy'
Here's Lucy: On Location2009Documentary shortHimself - Interviewee / Production footage & episode clips from 'Here's Lucy'
Meet the Carters2009Video documentary shortHimself - Interviewee
The 5th Annual TV Land Awards2007TV SpecialHimself - Winner ("The Legacy of Laughter")
Entertainment Tonight2007TV SeriesHimself
A Wedding: Altman Style2006Video documentary shortHimself
Perspective on Altman's 'Perfect Couple'2006Video documentary shortHimself
The Desilu Story2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
TV Road Trip2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002TV Series documentaryHimself
I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special2001TV Movie documentarySon
One on One with John Tesh1992TV SeriesHimself
The 7th Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
Our Time1985TV SeriesHimself
All-Star Party for Lucille Ball1984TV SpecialHimself
Breakaway1984TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America1979-1984TV SeriesHimself
I Love Liberty1982TV SpecialHimself
The Alan Thicke Show1981TV SeriesHimself
Password Plus1981TV SeriesHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1976-1978TV SeriesHimself - Actor
Saturday Night Live1976-1978TV SeriesHimself / Ricky Ricardo / Youngblood
Dinah!1975-1978TV SeriesHimself
Donny and Marie1978TV SeriesHimself
California My Way1974TV MovieHimself - Host
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1972-1974TV SeriesHimself
The Merv Griffin Show1973TV SeriesHimself
The 45th Annual Academy Awards1973TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Salute to Oscar Hammerstein II1972TV SpecialHimself
The David Frost Show1972TV SeriesHimself
The 29th Annual Golden Globe Awards1972TV SpecialHimself
Mantrap1971TV SeriesHimself
The Kraft Music Hall1970TV SeriesHimself
The Hollywood Squares1970TV SeriesGuest Appearance
The Joey Bishop Show1968-1969TV SeriesHimself
The Dean Martin Show1968TV SeriesHimself - Dino, Desi & Billy Member
Dream Girl of '671967TV SeriesHimself - Bachelor Judge
Murderers' Row1966Himself (as Dino, Desi & Billy)
Sammy Davis and the Wonderful World of Children1965TV SpecialDino, Desi & Billy
Password All-Stars1964TV SeriesHimself
The Jack Paar Tonight Show1960TV SeriesHimself
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show1960TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself
American Masters2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Best of Schiller's Reel1994VideoHimself
Lucy and Desi: A Home Movie1993TV Movie documentaryHimself
Good Old Days Part II1978TV SpecialHimself
Here's Lucy1973TV SeriesCraig Carter

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