She was immortalized on TV's I Love Lucy, and was posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Living Legacy Award.
She briefly worked under the stage name of Diane Belmont, but was unable to keep a job as a chorus girl on Broadway.
She appeared in over 80 films from 1933 to 1989, including Panama Lady, Too Many Girls, and Dubarry Was a Lady.
She was married to co-star Desi Arnaz from 1940-1960. She was married to Gary Morton from 1961 to her death in 1989.
She made a cameo in Lou Costello's film Abbott and Costello in Hollywood in 1945.
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