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Lucille Desiree Ball The first thought that comes into many peoplesminds when this name is said would be Lucy the well known funnycharacter she played on her popular TV series I Love Lucy 1951-57Howdid she become a legend With dreams of being on stage in musicals to beingthe star in the big screen Just like Lucy Lucille yearned to be a famousperformer Looking back now anyone could say that her childhood dreamcame true Who would have thought that a Jamestown farm girl couldbecome a Hollywood legend I guess you can say it all started on August 61911 in Jamestown New York - when a star was born Lucille was the first child of Henry Dunnell Ball and the formerDesiree Evelyn Hunt both were teens when they were married and hadLucille She had ancestors from all over Europe With roots from FranceEngland Scotland and IrelandHarris 20Besides having the ability to make anyone laugh any time and in anysituation Another unforgettable trait Lucille had was her red hairUnfortunately she was brought into this world with blond hair that darkenedto a brunette However she still kept that little girl quality which becameone of her main appeals as a comedian Lucille despised being called Lucy so her family nicknamed her Lucyball Although she tried to avoid being called Lucy after a certaintelevision debut in 1951 she was rarely called anything but Lucy Lucilles father worked for her grandfather Jasper Ball as a electricallineman As a result of his job the family was constantly on the moveLucille ended up spending her childhood in places like Anaconda Montanaand Wyandotte Michigan Far from her birthplace in Jamestown Harris 20Even as a child Lucille possessed qualities similar to Lucy Hermother always had to tie a rope around her waist and hook it to theclothesline in order to keep Lucille out of trouble Most of the time she didanyway One morning her mother looked out the window and saw her alltangled up
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