Beloved entertainer dies months after turning 100

Updated: July 28, 2003, 11:46 AM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Bob Hope, ski-nosed master of the one-liner and favorite comedian of servicemen and presidents alike, has died, just two months after turning 100.

Hope died late Sunday of pneumonia at his home in Toluca Lake, with his family at his bedside, longtime publicist Ward Grant said Monday.

The nation's most-honored comedian, a millionaire many times over, was a star in every category open to him -- vaudeville, radio, television and film, most notably a string of "Road" movies ...

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