Bob Hope

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Bob Hope
Bob Hope, 1978.jpg
Hope in 1978
BornLeslie Townes Hope
29 Mey 1903(1903-05-29)
Eltham, Kent,[1] Ingland
Died27 Julie 2003(2003-07-27) (aged 100)
Toluca Lake, Californie, Unitit States
Cause o daith
Restin place
San Fernando Mission Seemetry, Unitit States
Ither namesLes Hope
Packy East
ThriftActor, comedian, sangster, author, athlete
Years active1919–1997
Hauf-marrae(s)Grace Louise Troxell (m. 1933; div. 1934)
Dolores Hope (m. 1934; his daith 2003)
RelativesJack Hope (brither)
AwairdsLeet o awairds an nominations received bi Bob Hope
Bob Hope
Ratit atSuper Featherwecht (128 lb)
Hicht5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Reach72 in (183 cm)
SignaturBob Hope signature.svg

Bob Hope KBE, KC*SG, KSS (born Leslie Townes Hope, Mey 29, 1903 – Julie 27, 2003) wis an American comedian, vaudevillian, actor, sangster, dancer, athlete, centenarian an author. Wi a career spannin nearly 80 years, Hope appeared in ower 70 featur films an short films, includin a series o "Road" movies. In addeetion tae hostin the Academy Awairds 19 times (mair nor ony ither host), he appeared in mony stage productions an televeesion roles an wis the author o 14 beuks. The sang "Thanks for the Memory" is widely regairdit as Hope's seegnatur tune.

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  1. At the time o his birth, Eltham wis still part o Kent, nae Lunnon