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Dorothy Arnoldine Arnold (Olson)

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Duluth, Minnesota, United States
Death: 1984 (67)
Palm Springs, California, United States (pancreatic cancer)
Immediate Family:

Wife of Ralph Dan Peckovich and <private> Schuster
Ex-wife of Joe DiMaggio
Mother of Joseph Paul DiMaggio, Jr. (III)

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About Dorothy Arnold

Dorothy Arnold was a nightclub singer and budding movie star when she married baseball great Joe DiMaggio in 1940. She had made several films for Universal starting in 1938, but after her marriage to DiMaggio she gave up acting. Although the two divorced in 1944, Arnold did not try to resume her career and only made one other film, Lizzie. See full bio

Born: Dorothy Arnoldine Olson November 21, 1917 in Duluth, Minnesota, USA, of Norwegian heritage Died: November 13, 1984 (age 66) in Palm Springs, California, USA

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Dorothy Arnold's Timeline

Duluth, Minnesota, United States
October 23, 1941
Age 24
New York, New York, United States
Age 67
Palm Springs, California, United States