Oct 14

Gems of Wisdom: Lucille Ball with a Diamond and Ruby Man’s Ring

By Calla Gold

"Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future." ~ Lucille Ball

“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.” ~ Lucille Ball

How many of you love Lucy? What does Lucy have to do with Star Trek? I’ll reveal the answer below…

I know  I  love Lucy, Lucille Ball from her iconic role as “Lucy” in the sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show,Here’s Lucy, and Life with Lucy.

What some of you might not know was that in 1962, 51-year-old Lucille Ball became the first woman to run a major television studio, Desilu Productions, which produced many popular television series, including Mission: Impossible and Star Trek. Yes, you read that right – Star Trek. Shrieks with amazement. Yup, I didn’t know  that until doing this gem of wisdom. I think that makes this my favorite one!

Who would have guessed?!


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