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Humphrey Bogart
Born Humphrey DeForest Bogart
25 December 1899(1899-12-25)
New York Ceety, New York, U.S.
Dee'd 14 Januar 1957(1957-01-14) (agit 57)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause o daith Esophageal cancer
Restin place Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California
Eddication Trinity School
Alma mater Phillips Academy
Occupation Actor
Years active 1921–1956
Hicht 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Spoose Helen Menken (1926–27)
Mary Philips (1928–37)
Mayo Methot (1938–45)
Lauren Bacall (1945–till death)
Childer Stephen Humphrey Bogart (born 1949)
Leslie Howard Bogart (born 1952)
Parents Dr. Belmont DeForest Bogart,
Maud Humphrey
Awairds Academy Award for Best Actor (1951) for The African Queen, Golden Apple Award for Least Cooperative Actor (1949)
Wabsteid
www.humphreybogart.com

Humphrey DeForest Bogart (25 Dizember 1899 – 14 Januar 1957)[1][2] wis a American actor[3] an is widely regardit as a American cultural icon.[4][5] In 1999, the American Film Institute rankit Bogart as the greatest male starn in the history o American cinema.

Efter tryin various jobs, Bogart began actin in 1921 an became a regular in Broadway productions in the 1920s an 1930s. When the stock mercat crash o 1929 reducit the demand for plays, Bogart turned tae film. His first great success wis as Duke Mantee in The Petrified Forest (1936), and this led to a period of typecasting as a gangster wi films such as Angels with Dirty Faces (1938) an B-movies like The Return of Doctor X (1939).

Bogart's breakthrou as a leadin man came in 1941, wi High Sierra an The Maltese Falcon. The next year, his performance in Casablanca raised him tae the peak o his profeesion an, at the same time, cementit his trademark film persona, that o the haurd-boiled cynic who ultimately shows his noble side. ither successes follaeed, includin To Have and Have Not (1944); The Big Sleep (1946); Dark Passage (1947) an Key Largo (1948), wi his wife Lauren Bacall; The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948); In a Lonely Place (1950); The African Queen (1951), for which he wan his anerly Academy Award; Sabrina (1954); an The Caine Mutiny (1954). His last movie wis The Harder They Fall (1956). Durin a film career o amaist 30 years, he appeared in 75 featur films.

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  1. Ontario County Times birth announcement, January 10, 1900.
  2. Birthday of Reckoning.
  3. Obituary Variety, January 16, 1957.
  4. Sragow, Michael. "Spring Films/Revivals; How One Role Made Bogart Into an Icon." The New York Times, January 16, 2000. Retrieved: February 22, 2009.
  5. "100 Icons of the Century – Humphrey Bogart." Variety, October 16, 2005. Retrieved: February 22, 2009.

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