Birth Name: Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III
Date of Birth: March 2, 1917
Place of Birth: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Date of Death: December 2, 1986
Place of Death: Del Mar, California
Desi Arnaz was a Cuban-born American musician, actor, television producer, writer, and director. He was the son of Dolores Acha de Socías and Desiderio Alberto Arnaz II, who served as mayor of Santiago de Cuba, and was also in the Cuban House of Representatives. His family moved to Miami, Florida, after the 1933 Cuban Revolution.
Desi was married to entertainer Lucille Ball and Edith Mack Hirsch.
Desi’s paternal grandparents were Desiderio Alberto Arnaz and Sra.
Desi’s maternal grandparents were Alberto de Acha and ? de Socías.