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.
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.
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.