posted on May, 29 2003 @ 01:02 AM
May 29 - Hollywood, CA - On the 100th birthday itself, there will be the dedication of "Bob Hope Square" at the Hollywood and Vine. The event will
be hosted by Johnny Grant and attended by city officials, the Hope family plus a fly-over of World War II planes by Commemorative Air Force and a band
playing his favorite songs.
May 29 - National _ " Larry King Live" will air a special interview with the Hope family, Dolores, children and grandchildren.
May 29 - England - In Bob's native England, BBC Television will broadcast a special salute to Hope and the Bob Hope Theatre in Eltham will hold a
'birthday' reception and film festival.
May 29 - National - Bravo will air the NBC Special "100 Years of Hope and Humor" plus a Bob Hope movie.
May 29 - Chicago, Il - Museum of Broadcast Communications will celebrate Bob Hope's 100th birthday in the landmark Chicago Cultural Center (5:30 -
May 29 - Toluca Lake, CA - In the evening it's a party at home with just the family. " Yes, there will be birthday cake with 100 candles," says
Dolores, " with a fireman standing by with a fire extinguisher."