For nearly 50 years, the legendary comedian bob hope traveled the world, visiting remote uso outposts to put on shows it was a collaboration that forever linked the names bob hope and the uso, giving both a new visibility, respect and recognition. Leslie townes hope (may 29, 1903 - july 27, 2003), better known as bob hope, was an american-english actor, comedian and entertainerhe was the only person who received five honorary oscars. Bob hope (1903 - 2003), born leslie townes hope in england, was a popular comedian and actor whose active career spanned over six decades, from vaudeville, broadway musicals and radio to television and movies. Bob hope celebrity profile - check out the latest bob hope photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at rotten tomatoes.
Bob hope was a entertainer and comic actor, known for his rapid-fire delivery of jokes and for his success in virtually all entertainment media born in 1903, bob hope was a british-born american. The shocking truth about bob hope the bigamist actor a secret first marriage, countless affairs and a childhood spent behind bars an explosive new book reveals the shocking truth about the. Bob hope 22k likes bob hope, kbe, kcsg, kss (born leslie towns hope may 29, 1903 - july 27, 2003) was a british-american comedian, vaudevillian.
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For americans of certain age, bob hope was the quintessential performer for those in the military during most of our hot wars such as wwii, korea, vietnam, etc his visits near the front lines was a lifeline to home. The national world war ii museum is about to open a new exhibit about comedian bob hope and his performances for american troops serving around the world. Bob hope, kbe, kcsg (born leslie townes hope) was a british-born american comedian and actor who appeared in vaudeville, on broadway, and in radio, telev. 1-16 of over 5,000 results for bob hope click try in your search results to watch thousands of movies and tv shows at no additional cost with an amazon prime. Did you know trivia established the bob hope home for disabled children in port arthur, tx he also contributed towards its expansion.
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The latest tweets from bob hope uso (@bobhopeuso) the uso strengthens america's military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country. Comedian bob hope was born leslie townes hope in eltham, london, england, the fifth of seven sons of avis (townes), light opera singer, and william. Richard zoglin is the author of hope: entertainer of the century, published this week by simon & schuster and cited by reviewers as the definitive biography of the comedy legend in its current. Bob hope was an american comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete and author with a career spanning nearly 80 years, hope appeared in more than 70.
From vaudeville to hollywood, bob hope conquered it all as a beloved showman — but his greatest achievement was entertaining the troops. Leslie townes hope, kbe, kcsg, kss (may 29, 1903 - july 27, 2003) known professionally as bob hope, was an english-american stand-up comedian,. Bob hope was born in england and given the name leslie townes hope if the bob hope desert classic lacked the celestial field of the crosby clambake, it more than.