See the side of her with family, friends and her adorable cocker spaniels.
You're used to seeing her as a funny, goofy redhead on I Love Lucy, but started way before that — and continued for a long time thereafter. See what she looked like off-screen in these gorgeous glimpses at her home and work life.
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1936: Sporting the latest fashion in Hollywood, California.
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1936: Drawing brow makeup on boxer Maxie Rosenbloom on the set of "Muss 'Em Up."
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1938: Sipping a shake through a straw wearing classic '30s clothes.
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1938: Appearing on the radio program "The Phil Baker Show."
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1939: Dressed up in tulle for a portrait by Laszlo Willinger.
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1940: Rocking a swimsuit with a cute vintage hairdo.
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1941: Showing off the latest fashions, arms akimbo.
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1943: Practicing with dance coach Charles Walters to "DuBarry Was a Lady."
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1944: Inserting orchids into her hair while getting ready to perform at Franklin D. Roosevelt's 60th birthday.
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1945: Clowning around with Groucho Marx at CBS's KNX radio studios.
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1950: Driving with Desi in a peachy convertible.
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1950: Hanging out at Ciro's nightclub in West Hollywood, California.
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1950: At home with her husband Desi and their three cute cocker spaniels.
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1950: Blowing out candles with her then-husband.
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1953: With Desi Sr., proudly holding their newborn son Desi Jr.
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1955: On a ride with her daughter Lucie at an amusement park in Paris.
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1955: Reading and rela with Desi in their Los Angeles home.
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1955: Enjoying breakfast in bed at her New York home in the Hilton Hotel.
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1956: Posing with George Reeves dressed as Superman behind the scenes for an episode of "I Love Lucy."
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1957: A candid moment with her son Desi Jr. in the backyard of their Los Angeles home.
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1957: Playing with her dogs in the family's backyard.
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1958: Posing with Desi in front of the gates of Desilu Studios, their production company.
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1965: Standing by a tree with her kids Lucie, 14, and Desi, 12.
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1965: Looking over the balcony of her apartment in the Hilton Hotel in Manhattan.
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1965: Posing in an all-white outfit for a portrait in Los Angeles.
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1973: Laughing alongside husband Gary Morton and singer Sammy Davis Jr. at a Friars Club benefit.
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1974: Attending a party thrown in her honor donning a chic scarlet gown and chunky jewelry.
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1974: Rocking a full fur coat during the after party for the Los Angeles premiere of "Mame."
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1978: Playing a rousing game of backgammon.
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1980: Smiling alongside her husband Gary Morton, wearing a delightfully feathery gown.