Bob Hope

Bob Hope

Bob Hope plaque unveiled

A PLAQUE commemorating legendary British-born comedian Bob Hope was being unveiled today exactly a year after he died.

Bob Hope buried after private funeral mass at dawn

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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Wisecracks of the King

BOB Hope, King of the Wisecrack, in his own words: "I was born in London.

Bob Hope

Bob Hope, entertainer

Tributes for showbiz legend

TRIBUTES have poured in for legendary entertainer Bob Hope, who has died at the age of 100.

Last laugh for king of the one-liners

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.

President leads tributes to Bob Hope

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.

Fastest mouth in Hollywood

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.

Hope celebrates centenary

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.

One hundred years old - and Bob Hope is still cracking jokes

THE veteran comedian and entertainer Bob Hope will celebrate his 100th birthday today, in a manner befitting Hollywood royalty.

100 years of Hope

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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