BirthdaySeptember 16, 1924

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Lauren Bacall

    Full name: Lauren Bacall
    Also known as: Lauren Bacall, Bacall, Lauren
    Professions: Actress, Soundtrack
    Work: Awards for Lauren Bacall
    Occupation: Actress, model

  2. Lauren Bacall Measurements

    Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m)

  3. Lauren Bacall Known for

    The Big Sleep (1946), Key Largo (1948), To Have and Have Not (1944), Dogville (2003)

  4. Lauren Bacall Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 12th of August, 2014 (Age: 89)
    Death cause: Stroke

  5. Lauren Bacall Biography

    Lauren Bacall (/ˌlɔrən bəˈkɔːl/, born Betty Joan Perske; September 16, 1924 – August 12, 2014) was an American actress known for her distinctive voice, referred to as a "smoky, sexual growl", or a "throaty purr", tallness, cat-like green eyes, and sultry looks. She began her career as a model.She first appeared as a leading lady in the Humphrey Bogart film To Have and Have Not (1944) and continued on in the film noir genre, with appearances in Bogart movies The Big Sleep (1946), Dark Passage (1947), and Key Largo (1948), as well as comedic roles in How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) with Marilyn Monroe and Designing Woman (1957) with Gregory Peck. Bacall worked on Broadway in musicals, earning Tony Awards for Applause in 1970 and Woman of the Year in 1981. Her performance in the movie The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996) earned her a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination.In 1999, Bacall was ranked 20th out of the 25 actresses on the AFI's 100 Years...100 Stars list by the American Film Institute. In 2009, she was selected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to receive an Academy Honorary Award "in recognition of her central place in the Golden Age of motion pictures."Bacall died on August 12, 2014, in New York, a month before her 90th birthday. According to her grandson Jamie Bogart, the actress died after suffering from a stroke.

  6. Lauren Bacall Family

    Spouse: Humphrey BogartJason Robards
    Childrens: Stephen Bogart, Leslie Bogart, Stephen H. Bogart

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