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Joan Leslie

Joan Leslie - a truly remarkable actress, much underrated. Yankee Doodle Dandy holds up even today. Died Oct. 15, 2015, at 90.


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Hollywood golden age ingénue Joan Leslie dies at 90

Light on their feet: Leslie and Fred Astaire twirled together in the 1943 film The Sky's The Limit


It's out of this world! Bob Hope's space age Palm Springs home goes on the market for $50m

Bob Hope, (born Leslie Townes Hope; May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003) was an American comedian and actor who appeared in vaudeville, Broadway, radio, television and movies and noted for his work with the US Armed Forces and his numerous USO shows entertaining American troops. In 1996, the U.S. Congress honored Bob Hope by declaring him the "first and only honorary veteran of the U.S. armed forces." Bob Hope appeared in or hosted 199 known USO shows. Bob Hope died at his home in Toluca Lake.


Joan Leslie (born January 26, 1925, Detroit, Michigan), American actress.


The Sky's the Limit

Fred Astaire and Joan Leslie -The Sky's the Limit (1943)


July 1941 - photo by Gene Lester

Hollywood golden age ingénue Joan Leslie dies at 90

As an actress, the star danced with Fred Astaire in The Sky's The Limit, and starred opposite future president Ronald Reagan in This Is The Army.

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Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) - James Cagney