Suzan Ball – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Suzan Ball
Suzan Ball
Nickname Suzan
Gender Male
Date of Birth February 3, 1934
Full Name Suzan Ball
Profession Actress
Nationality American
Date of Death August 5, 1955
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California, United States
Cause of Death Cancer
Birthplace Jamestown, New York, United States
Zodiac Sign Aquarius

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Bodytype Slim
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown

Suzan Ball, the iconic American actress. She was born on 3rd February 1934 and 5th August 1955. She was a second cousin of Lucille Ball who is also an actress.

Suzan Ball was married to Richard Long who was an actor. The tumor and an accident that caused her leg to be amputated caused the amputation in January 1954. In 1955, at age 21, she died of cancer after a two-year struggle.


Suzan Ball was born in Jamestown, New York City, USA. She was the eldest daughter of Howard and Marleah Ball. She moved to North Hollywood in 1941 along with her family. She completed her graduation from North Hollywood High School in 1951.

In 1952, the actress acted in films, like; ‘Aladdin and His Lamp’, ‘The World In His Arms’. For her performances, she got massive responses from the critics and the audience.

In the same year, Suzan Ball acted in ‘Untamed Frontier’, ‘Yankee Buccaneer’ for which she received overwhelming feedback from the viewers.

In 1953, she acted in films, like; ‘City Beneath The Sea’, ‘East of Sumatra’, and ‘War Arrow’ in which she appeared as Avis.

In 1955, Suzan Ball also made an appearance in the film named ‘Chief Crazy Horse’.


In 1953, Suzan Ball was diagnosed with cancer when tumors developed on her legs and she had to use crutches. In order to save her leg, doctors amputated it. In 1955, she died at the age of 21, at the City of Hope Hospital.

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Suzan Ball Career

Profession: Actress

Net Worth: USD $1-5 million (approx)

Family & Relatives

Father: Howard Dale

Mother: Molly Ball

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Richard Long (m. 1954–1955)

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