Vivian Vance and Philip Ober were married for 17 years. They dated for 1 year after getting together in Aug 1940 and married on 12th Aug 1941. 17 years later they divorced on 24th Apr 1959.
American Actress Vivian Vance was born Vivian Roberta Jones on 26th July, 1909 in Cherryvale, Kansas and passed away on 17th Aug 1979 Belvedere, California aged 70. She is most remembered for I Love Lucy. Her zodiac sign is Leo.
American Actor Philip Ober was born Philip Nott Ober on 23rd March, 1902 in Fort Payne, Alabama, USA and passed away on 13th Sep 1982 Mexico City, Mexico aged 80. He is most remembered for North by Northwest. His zodiac sign is Aries.
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|Dating||Aug 1940 - 12th Aug 1941||
|Married||12th Aug 1941 - Apr 1959||
17 years, 7 months
Aug 1940 -
18 years, 8 months
(12 August 1941 - 24 April 1959) (divorced)
In 1941, Ober married actress Vivian Vance, who portrayed Ethel Mertz in the TV series I Love Lucy (1951–1957). They divorced in 1959. From 1954 to 1967 he frequently appeared in television series. He made two appearances on I Love Lucy, first playing "Arnold" in the episode "The Quiz Show", and later in the series stepping in to play Hollywood producer Dore Schary when Schary decided not to play himself in the episode.
Philip appeared in a couple of the "I Love Lucy" (1951) shows with then-wife Vivian Vance. His best remembered role was as Ricky Ricardo's producer Dore Schary in one of Lucy's "Hollywood" episodes.
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