Dorothy Arnold Net Worth

Dorothy Arnold Net Worth is
$5 Million

Dorothy Arnold Bio/Wiki, Net Worth

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 (1957).

Date Of BirthJuly 1, 1886, New York City, New York, United States
Place Of BirthDuluth, Minnesota, USA
EducationBryn Mawr College
Star SignScorpio
1Went to Mexico to seek alternative treatment for her cancer. Husband Gary Peck's opposition caused her to leave him, although they remained married until her death.
2Took Joe DiMaggio to court in June 1952 to amend their divorce decree after he took their son on a date with Marilyn Monroe, claiming Monroe had DiMaggio take them to places where the boy was exposed to drinking and adult talk. She also sought an increase in child support to $1,000/month, and a stipulation that all future visits between father and son take place at her home. The case was dismissed in February 1953. Dorothy was represented by Deannie Best's then-husband, Albert Pearlson.
3Promised DiMaggio she would wait for him to return from 1946 spring training camp, but married George Schuster while he was away. It was only after he met Marilyn Monroe in 1952 did DiMaggio finally get Dorothy out of his system for good.
4Owned a supper club in Palm Springs, Charcoal Charley's, where she performed for the patrons.
5She and her family were 20 minutes late to her wedding to DiMaggio because the streets around San Francisco's Church of Sts. Peter and Paul were jammed with an estimated 20,000 well-wishers.
6Converted to Catholicism to marry the Catholic Joe DiMaggio. Convention at the time held that the bride-to-be had to convert to her fiance's faith before their wedding.
7Father was a railroad conductor. She began her career singing and dancing at clubs along her father's route.
8Her only child, Joseph DiMaggio III (October 23, 1941 - August 7, 1999) was a breech birth.


Exposed1938Hatcheck Girl (uncredited)
The Storm1938Nora - Bar Girl
Manhattan Merry-Go-Round1937Dancer (uncredited)
Going, Going, Gone!1937Short
Fräulein1958Woman with Hugo (uncredited)
Dragnet1957TV Series
Lizzie1957Elizabeth's Mother
The Adventures of Jim Bowie1957TV SeriesCherry Blondell
The Lone Wolf1954TV SeriesNancy St. Clair
The Files of Jeffrey Jones1952TV Series
The Phantom Creeps1939Jean Drew
Hero for a Day1939Dorothy
The House of Fear1939Gloria DeVere
Unexpected Father1939Sally - showgirl
Code of the Streets1939Mildred
The Family Next Door1939Cashier
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man19391st Debutante (uncredited)
Risky Business1939Helen (uncredited)
Pirates of the Skies1939Waitress (uncredited)
Gambling Ship1938Hostess (uncredited)
Secrets of a Nurse1938Secretary

Archive Footage

Cinemassacre's Monster Madness2010TV Series documentaryJean Drew
ESPN SportsCentury2000TV Series documentaryHerself
The Phantom Creeps1949TV MovieJean Drew

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