Born Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III March 1917 Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. Grandson of the founder of Bacardi Rum & son of the Mayor of Santiago. Died December 1986 (aged Del Mar, California, U. Cause of death Lung cancer
Desi Arnaz (March 1917 – December was a Cuban-born American musician, actor and television producer. He was a leader of a Latin Orchestra band. He is best known for his role as Ricky Ricardo played on I Love Lucy, with Lucille Ball.
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