A PLAQUE commemorating legendary British-born comedian Bob Hope was being unveiled today exactly a year after he died.
BOB Hope was buried under overcast skies in Los Angeles yesterday, following a private funeral mass at dawn, attended by about 100 family members and close friends.
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BOB Hope, King of the Wisecrack, in his own words: "I was born in London.
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TRIBUTES have poured in for legendary entertainer Bob Hope, who has died at the age of 100.
HE MADE it to his century, then exited, stage right, with a smile on his face and a wisecrack for those gathered around his bed.
The president of the United States led tributes from around the world to the entertainer Bob Hope, who has died just two months after his 100th birthday.
THE man with the nose, likened to a ski-slope or a speedboat planing through water, one of the world’s fastest and precisely-timed gag-deliverers, its most successful, honoured and richest comedian - in filmic terms, "the cowards’ coward" - appeared on cue on Sunday for the last act of his laughter- producing life.
COMIC Bob Hope was celebrating his centenary today with a Hollywood flyover of Second World War planes - and more of the jokes that made him a superstar.
THE veteran comedian and entertainer Bob Hope will celebrate his 100th birthday today, in a manner befitting Hollywood royalty.
In Biblical terms, he is but a stripling, probably still in the highball stage with a straight Bourbon as a chaser.
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