Born on August 6, 1911
From Jamestown, New York
Lucille Ball as "Mame Dennis"
Wiped out by the crash of '29, a woman (Lucille Ball) marries a Georgia millionaire (Robert Preston) and lives life to the fullest.
|Golden Globe (1974)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|
Lucy stands in for Kim at party.
|Golden Globe (1972)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy Series or Television Movie|
|Golden Globe (1971)||Nominated||Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy|
|Golden Globe (1970)||Nominated||Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy|
Widow Lucy Carmichael raises her kids on the West Coast.
|Golden Globe (1968)||Nominated||Actress in a Television Series|
Lucille Ball as "Helen North Beardsley"
Navy officer Frank Beardsley (Henry Fonda) is struggling to raise his 10 children in the wake of his wife's death. Frank soon begins dating Helen North (Lucille Ball), a widowed nurse with eight children of her own. After learning of their similar situations, the two are reluctant to pursue a relationship. But with the help of a mutual friend, Darrel Harrison (Van Johnson), the two eventually fall in love and must decide about forming one big, unconventional family.
|Golden Globe (1968)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy|
Lucille Ball as "Kitty Weaver"
The Gilberts, Larry (Bob Hope) and Mary (Ruth Hussey), and the Weavers, Jack (Don DeFore) and Kitty (Lucille Ball), are neighbors and close friends -- even though Larry and Kitty always grate on each other's nerves. When the friends' annual vacation arrives, Larry and Kitty are the only ones at the hotel, as their spouses can't make it. Stuck together for the trip, Larry and Kitty, surprisingly, fall in love. The two must now contemplate whether starting over is worth it at middle age.
|Golden Globe (1960)||Nominated||Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy|