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5 Print Biographies |
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Did You Know?
On Lucille Ball: I loved her very much and, in my own and perhaps peculiar way, I will always love her. "
In 1957, in an effort to expand Desilu, he sold CBS his and Lucille Ball
's rights to 179 I Love Lucy
(1951) 30-minute shows for $4,500,000. They also sold their rights to December Bride
(1954) for $500,000 and CBS had exclusive rights to their public appearances for 10 years for an additional $1,000,000. With these profits, Desilu purchased RKO Studios for $6,125,000.
"Lucy, I'm home", his catchphrase from _I Love Lucy (1951)_.