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Robin Williams, manic comedy star, dead at 63

...interview with the AP, Williams recalled an appearance early in his career on "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson." Bob Hope was also there."It was interesting," Williams said. "He was supposed to go on before me and I was supposed to follow...
Today in Sports History

...PGA Tour record. Toms matches the PGA Tour record for the first 36 holes at 124 which was set by Pat Perez in the 2009 Bob Hope Classic.2012 - LeBron James scores 40 points and Dwyane Wade bounces back from an atrocious performance to add 30 as...
Today In Sports History

...player to shoot his age in a PGA Tour event since Sam Snead did 22 years ago. Palmer finishes the fourth round of the Bob Hope Classic with a 1-under 71. Joe Durant sets a 72-hole record of 29 under for a five-shot lead. Durant, with rounds...
Today In Sports History

...the first golfer in PGA history to chip in on two consecutive holes to win a playoff after he edges Gene Sauers in the Bob Hope Classic.2002 - Yana Klochkova of Ukraine and Luo Xuejuan of China break short-course world records at a World Cup...
One-night-only comedy act raises money for 4A's

...Alaskan Aids Assistance Association. Barany is a nationally headlining stand-up comedian who has shared the stage with Bob Hope, Jerry Seinfeld, Joan Rivers, Jon Stewart, Dennis Miller, Lewis Black and many others. The NY Post called him...
Bradley, Clark the face of the debate

...put a banana inside the head cover of Lietzke's driver before zipping up the travel bag. Some 15 weeks later at the Bob Hope Classic, the caddie excitedly unzipped the travel bag.The stench should have been the first clue."Sure enough...
Valley's old Army buildings may be demolished

...Service now has new, more conveniently located facilities on Mendenhall Loop Road. "The big thing I was always told was Bob Hope did one of his USO shows back in World War II in one of those Quonset huts," Mitchell said. He said it would be nice...
April 11, 1954: A date that will live in monotony

...called True Knowledge. In the United States, that day in history saw Dwight Eisenhower tapping putts in the Oval Office, Bob Hope big at the box office, and Perry Como topping the pop charts (Bill Haley and the Comets were due into the recording...

...been touring full-time as a comedian for more than a decade. She's traveled through Canada and Japan and opened for Bob Hope, Ray Charles and The Monkees. For more, visit her Web site,
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This Day in History

...first ore train in the Juneau area operated from the Perseverance Mine to the mill at Thane, south of Juneau. In 1959, Bob Hope began a series of shows for Alaska's military personnel at Ladd Air Force Base in Fairbanks. In the nation In 1851...


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