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Lucille Ball 100th Birthday Guinness Record

On Aug. 6, 2011, the Guinness Book of World Records for Lucy Ricardo look a likes was broken at the celebration of the 100th birthday of Lucille Ball in her hometown of Jamestown NY The event was sponsored by the Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Center located in Jamestown NY

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10 Responses to “Lucille Ball 100th Birthday Guinness Record”

  1. Flecha57 says:

    @KratostheThird You shouldn’t be amazed. There is only one Lucy, the legacy will live forever. :) )

  2. KratostheThird says:

    I’m amazed that Lucy continues to makes audiences laugh, even 20+ years after her death.

    It’s a shame that I wasn’t there to celebrate, since I’m from the West Coast and I just didn’t have the time to make arrangements. I’m looking forward to seeing this marked on next year’s Guinness Book of World Records.

    Truly a historical moment. Let the memories live on.

  3. ggballard says:

    Great video!! I’m the one proposing… any chance we could get the raw video? Thanks for capturing such an important moment!

  4. jaimedance3 says:

    I am adding this to the lucy site ilovelucy.ning.com :0)

  5. uhlesseuh says:

    3:36 Me, My Sister and Mom are all there in full costumes!!!

  6. Wallula says:

    My husband & I, Daryl & Sally Merrison – are at 2 min 26 sec. In the middle. Daryl is to the right with a floppy beige hat on. We had such a great time and met so many wonderful, happy, fun-loving folks. Hello Barb & Kay! We’re from Butler, PA, 35 miles north of Pittsburgh.

  7. illnsp08 says:

    Such a wonderful response! Im so happy & proud of the record set! Great job to all of you guys who attended!

  8. mseti1 says:

    Great !!! Thanks for posting

  9. BlackOp458 says:

    HAHA im in there! Go j-town :D

  10. Bre13085 says:

    Ahhh!! Myself and my friend Jenna are exactly 30 seconds in on this video! And you see us quite a few more times! Thank you for finally posting this video! We have been on the hunt all day for some footage! It was such an honor to be apart of this historic day!

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