Leslie Townes Hope

Portrait
Born: May 29, 1903 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 100 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Comedians


 

1903 – He was born this year as Leslie Townes Hope in real life. He was born in England.

 

1907 – His father brought the family to Cleveland, Ohio.

 

1909 – He impersonated Charlie Chaplin in front of the firehouse in Cleveland.

 

1934 – He married Dolores Reade, and they remained married until his death.

 

1936 – He starts working with NBC.

 

1938 – He made his first feature film, “The Big Broadcast”.

 

1920 - By virtue of his father's naturalization, 'Bob' -- the name by which the world would later know him -- and his brothers became US citizens.

 

2003 – He celebrated his 100th Birthday, and then after a few months he died. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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