|LC control no.||n 50028460
|Personal name heading||Hope, Bob, 1903-2003
|Variant(s)||Hope, Leslie Townes, 1903-2003
Hope, Robert, 1903-2003
|Other standard no.||0000000110209850
|Associated country||United States
|Place of birth||Eltham (London, England)
|Place of death||Toluca Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.)
|Field of activity||Comedy
Motion picture acting
|Profession or occupation||Comedians
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|Found in||His I never left home, 1944.
U.S. Joint Resolution to Confer Status as an Honorary Veteran of the United States Armed Forces on Leslie Townes (Bob) Hope, 1997: t.p.
www.washingtonpost.com, July 28, 2003 (Bob Hope; d. July 27, 2003, age 100; American comedian)
Bob Hope official web site, Feb. 8, 2006 about Bob (b. Leslie Townes Hope in Eltham, England on May 29, 1903)
Internet movie database, Feb. 8, 2006 (Bob Hope; b. 29 May 1903, d. 27 July 2003; sometimes credited as Robert Hope)
Wikipedia, April 24, 2013 (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, author; born Eltham, London, England; died Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, California; Occupation: Actor, comedian, author, athlete)