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Bob Hope Net Worth:Bob Hope, KBE, KCSG, KSS, (born Leslie Townes Hope; May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003), was an English-born American comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete, and author. With a career spanning over 60 years, Hope appeared in over 70 films and shorts, including a series of "Road" movies co-starring Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour. In addition to hosting the Academy Awards fourteen times (more than any other host), he appeared in many stage productions and television roles and was the author of fourteen books. The song "Thanks For the Memory" is widely regarded as Hope's signature tune.Celebrated for his long career performing United Service Organizations (USO) shows to entertain active service American military personnel—he made 57 tours for the USO between 1941 and 1991—Hope was declared an honorary veteran of the United States Armed Forces in 1997 by act of the U.S. Congress.Hope participated in the sports of golf and boxing, and owned a small stake in his hometown baseball team, the Cleveland Indians. He was married to performer Dolores Hope (née DeFina) for 69 years. Hope died at age 100 at his home in Toluca Lake, California.
|Birth date:||29 May 1903 in Eltham, London,|
|Death date:||27 Jul 2003,|
|Birth place:||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Spouse:||Grace Louise Troxell (m. 1933–1934), Dolores Hope (m. ?–2003)|
|Children:||Linda Hope, William Kelly Francis Hope, Eleanora Hope, Anthony J. Hope,|
|Parents:||William Henry Hope, Avis Townes|
|Siblings:||Jack Hope, James Hope, George Hope, Frederick Hope, Ivor Hope, Sidney Hope,|
|Awards:||Academy Honorary Award(1966 (1966), 1953, 1945, 1941), Presidential Medal of Freedom (1969), Kennedy Center Honors, Academy Awards (14 times), Jefferson’s Awards, National Medal of Arts, Sciences honorary Awards,|
|Nominations:||Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy-Variety Or Music Program, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievements In Entertainment|
|Movies:||Road to Bali, Road to Morocco, Road to Singapore, My Favorite Brunette, Road to Rio, Road to Zanzibar, The Paleface, Road to Utopia, The Ghost Breakers, The Road to Hong Kong, The Cat and the Canary, The Lemon Drop Kid, Son of Paleface, Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number!, My Favorite Blonde, The Seven Little Foys, Alias Jesse James, The Big Broadcast of 1938, Fancy Pants, The Princess and the Pirate, Eight on the Lam, Casanova's Big Night, My Favorite Spy, Bachelor in Paradise, Critic's Choice, Sorrowful Jones, The Iron Petticoat, Off Limits, The Facts of Life, Caught in the Draft, They Got Me Covered, I'll Take Sweden, Call Me Bwana, Beau James, Never Say Die, Here Come the Girls, Nothing but the Truth, The Great Lover, Monsieur Beaucaire, Cancel My Reservation, The Muppet Movie, Give Me a Sailor, Paris Holiday, The Private Navy of Sgt. O'Farrell, That Certain Feeling, Where There's Life, How to Commit Marriage, College Swing, Let's Face It, Spies Like Us, Some Like It Hot|