But did you know Lucille Ball was first a model then Broadway star? (The photo is from 1933 during Lucy's modeling days and also very, very blonde!) During her stint on Broadway, Lucy went by the name "Diane Belmont". Happy Birthday, Red Hair, Lucile Ball, Blondes, Classic Beautiful, Desired Ball, Lucille Ball, Lucy, Red Head
Lucille Ball - Created a television dynasty & reached several "firsts." Nominated for Emmy Award 13 times, & won 4 times. 1977 Ball was among the 1st recipients of the Women in Film Crystal Award. Recipient of the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award in 1979, Lifetime Achievement Award - Kennedy Center Honors in 1986 & the Governors Award from Academy of Television Arts & Science '89. Her shows never went out of syndication.