Today marks the birthday of Hollywood legend Lucille Ball. She was born in 1911, meaning she would have been 100 years old on this very day! Life.com has released exclusive, unpublished photographs of the woman we all knew and loved as Lucy Ricardo on the classic TV sitcom I Love Lucy (1951-1957). Below are two of my favorite photographs from LIFE:
Lucille in 1942, prior to I Love Lucy:
Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz in 1958, 1 year after I Love Lucy.
This morning on The Today Show on NBC, they discussed the never-before-seen photographs:
For the complete album, visit Life.com
Cheers! andrea ♥