Bob Hope was born in Eltham, Lodon, United Kingdom, on May 29, 1903.he was married to Gracie Louise Troxell from 1933-1934. His parents were William Henry Hope and Avis Towns. Together, they had a total of 7 children, including Bob. William, his father, was a stone mason, but Avis, his mother, was an opera singer. The family lived in Weston-super-mare, then Whitehall and St. George in Bristol, before moving to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1908. (Geni.com 2) The family emigrated to the United States aboard the SS Pliladelphia, and passed inspection at Ellis Island on March 30, 1908. (Geni.com 2) In 1934 he, Bob Hope, claimed to marry Dolores Hope, eventhough there was no real evidence of the beginning of their marriage. In contrast to that, they had the longest marriage in Hollywood history—69 years. In the midst of that, they adopted 4 children—Linda Hope, William Kelly Francis Hope, Eleanora Hope and Antony J hope. Bob hope was a film actor, television actor, …show more content…
His comedy career started in the early 1930s with the Broadway musical “Roberta”. In this play, he and Bing Crosby played two comical men, with the same love interest. Throughout the play, they comically fight over her and try to win her love. In 1940, he made his first film with Bing Crosby. On his own and with Bing Crosby, Bobo starred in many hit comedies. Bob also performed stand –up comedy for the military men. Through this he brought many people joy, won awards and became known for his quick one-liners. Some of his awards are as follows: Kennedy Center Honors, Academy Honorary Award, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Golden Globe awards, People’s Choice Award for Favorite All-Around Entertainer, People’s Choice Award for Favorite TV Special, Grammy Hall of Fame, People’s Choice Award for Favorite All-time Entertainer, and Primetime Emmy Award. He also hosted the Golden Globe awards for 10
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Susan B. Anthony (Susan Brownell Anthony) Susan B. Anthony was a prominent feminist author who started the movement of women’s suffrage and she was also the president of the National American Women Suffrage Association. Anthony was in favor of abolitionism as she was a fierce activist in the anti-slavery movement before the civil war. Susan Anthony was born on February 15, 1820, in Adams, Massachusetts, and before becoming a famous feminist figure, she worked as a teacher. Anthony grew up in a Quaker family that made her spend her time working on social causes. And her father was an owner of a local cotton mill.
On 14th March 1917, the Harradine brothers enlisted in the Canadian Army at the regimental depot of Lord Strathcona’s Horse, known as, The Royal Canadians. There appears to have been a delay before Leslie Harradine’s attestation29 to serve in the CEF for the duration of the war, 6th April 1917. He named as his next of kin, his father, Charles Percy Harradine of 12 Wandle Road Wandsworth, London. On 29th April 1917, along with the Seventh Draft of the Strathcona’s Leslie Harradine left Canada aboard the SS Olympia, disembarking in England, 7th May 1917. He was stationed at the Canadian Reserve Cavalry Regiment (CRCR) at Shorncliffe near Folkestone, Kent.
Lou" Holtz (born January 6, 1937) is a former college football analyst for ESPN as well as a former football coach. He served as the head football coach at The College of William & Mary (1969–1971), North Carolina State University (1972–1975), the University of Arkansas (1977–1983), the University of Minnesota (1984–1985), the University of Notre Dame (1986–1996), and the University of South Carolina (1999–2004), compiling a career record of 249–132–7. Holtz 's 1988 Notre Dame team went 12–0 with a victory in the Fiesta Bowl and was the consensus national champion. Holtz is the only college football coach to lead six different programs to bowl games and the only coach to guide four different programs to the final top 20 rankings. Holtz also
After the United States, women 's national soccer team won the Women 's World Cup, many wondered how such a victory was possible. Some gave credit to their powerhouse offense, but many forgot that they had a stellar defense that seldom allowed opposing teams to score. Hope Solo, the goalie of the team, was the main reason why this defense looked amazing. She was named the best goalkeeper in the tournament. She stopped every shot in her way; she was almost god-like.
Introduction New Hope is known for its quintessential suburban neighborhoods, scenic parks and being home to one of the largest elderly populations. Many denizens have also served in varying branches of the military during World War II, as well. The city is equipped with reliable and widespread public transportation, health services, churches, shopping centers, restaurants, libraries and a plethora of sprawling open spaces and parks. Positive Attributes
“Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate people and harmony with all.” George Washington was bon February 22, 1732, to Augustine Washington and Mary Ball of Epping Forest, in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Augustine Washington was an ambitious man who acquired land and slaves. He married his first wife, Jane Butler and had three children, shortly after Jane died he went on to marry Mary Ball in 1731.
She would dance in clubs and street performances. By 1919, Josephine was touring the United States with the Dixie Steppers and the Jones Family Band, performing comedic skits. Josephine married Willie Bake in 1921. Although they divorced years later, Josephine kept the name the rest of her life. She landed a role in 1923 in the musical Shuffle Along as a chorus member.
To start with Lucille Ball was in a mixed race marriage with Desi Arnaz, a cuban band leader. Lucy was already famous before the show aired. She was a highly thought of comedian, not an actress(The 1950’s). She was spending her days on a very lovely radio show called My Favorite Husband. It was a hit.
Sennett didn’t think audiences would notice Carole’s scar when she was performing pratfalls and other forms of physical comedy, so he took her on. After working with Sennett for a year and a half, Carole was contracted by Paramount Pictures in 1930. Around that time, she met actor William Powell, and the two were married in 1931. They divorced two years later, but remained friends. It was during their brief marriage that Carole first met actor Clark Gable.
In 1936, he married Rebecca Ruffin and together they had two children. The couple got a divorce, and Parker remarried to Geraldine in 1942. Soon after their marriage they divorced. Parker then had his first recording session in1941. Blues, swing, and jazz would not be the same without Charlie Parker.
Joe Hill was a pseudonym, Joe Hill was a Swedish-American immigrant worker, along with being a labor activist, songwriter, and a member of the Industrial Workers of the World. He was born Joel Emmanuel Hägglund, in Gavle, Sweden. He also called, Joseph Hillström. He was born on October 7, 1879 and died on November 19, 1915. In the early 1900s he learned to speak English.
So, in conclusion, Bobby Flay has an amazing life. Filled with laughter, family, and cooking. He has had many ups and downs to get to where he is today, but it was worth it. He couldn’t have chosen a better life. He not only got to fulfill his dreams of becoming a chef, but he excelled and became one of America’s most well known celebrity chefs.