US actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89

US actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-28767401

Another legend in the movieworld who lifted acting to a different level. Reunited with the love of her life a Humprey Bogard.

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US film and stage actress Lauren Bacall has died at the age of 89.

Her Hollywood career spanned seven decades, with a memorable debut aged 19 opposite her future husband, Humphrey Bogart, in To Have and Have Not.

More than 50 years later, The Mirror Has Two Faces earned her a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination.

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Born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1924, she went on to become one of cinema’s biggest stars, best known for her husky voice and beauty.

A Twitter account of the Bogart estate, run by Bacall’s son, tweeted: “With deep sorrow, yet with great gratitude for her amazing life, we confirm the passing of Lauren Bacall.”

She reportedly died after suffering a major stroke at home.

Source: BBC