Bob Hope Biography (1903-2003)



Original name, Leslie Townes Hope; born May 29, 1903, in Eltham, England; moved to Cleveland, OH, 1907; naturalized U.S. citizen, 1920; died July 27, 2003, in Toluca Lake, California; son of William Henry "Harry" (a stonemason) andAvis (a singer; maiden name, Townes) Hope; married Dolores DeFina (a singer,as Dolores Reade), February 19, 1934; adopted children: Linda Hope Lande (atelevision producer), Anthony Reade, William Kelly Francis, Honorah "Nora" Hope McCullagh. Addresses: Office: Hope Enterprises Production, 3808 West Riverside Dr., Suite 100, Burbank, CA 91505-4339.; Agent: William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Ethnicity
British
Gender
Male
Occupation
Dancer, comedian, actor, producer, writer
Birth Details
May 29, 1903
Eltham, United Kingdom
Death Details
July 27, 2003
Toluca Lake, California, United States

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