Desi Arnaz Jr. appeared on the cover on the very first issue
of TV Guide on April 3, 1953.
Desi Arnaz, Jr. (Desiderio Alberto Arnaz IV) is the son of
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, stars of the CBS television
sitcom I Love Lucy (1951 – 1957). He was a drummer at
age 12 with the group Dino, Desi, & Billy (1964 – 1969).