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Comedian Bob Hope Dies at 100

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Comedian Bob Hope Dies at 100

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Comedian Bob Hope Dies at 100

Comedian Bob Hope Dies at 100

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Bob Hope, master of the one-liner and world-famous comedian, dies of pneumonia at 100. A star in vaudeville, radio, television and film, Hope helped define the monologue. He was best known for entertaining U.S. troops at bases around the world. Pat Dowell has a remembrance.

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