Bob Hope -- (5/29/1903-7/27/2003). English-born American Comedian, Vaudevillian, Actor, Singer, Dancer, Author & Athlete who appeared on Broadway, in Vaudeville, Movies, Television & Radio. Movies -- "Let's Face It" as Jerry Walker, "Bachelor in Paradise" as Adam J. Niles, "Boy, Did I Get the Wrong Number" as Thomas J. 'Tom' Meade and "I'll Take Sweden" as Bob Holcomb. He died of Pneumonia, age 100. Born: Leslie Townes Hope.
Mr. Bob Hope (English Birth) but an American Citizen Known for his work in vaudeville, theater, radio and movies.Hi did some sixty tours with the USO. Entertaining our troops all over the world. His song from an early movie, "Thanks For The Memory" was his signature song. Movies were most remembered where he was paired with Bing Crosby and his movie female interest Dorothy Lamour.