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Bob hope was born leslie townes hope, the son of stonemason william henry hope and avis townes hope the family emigrated from england to cleveland, ohio in 1908, when leslie, the fifth of seven children, was not yet five years old in cleveland the family struggled financially, as they had in. James earl rudder : biography may 6, 1910 - march 23, 1970 james earl rudder (may 6, 1910 &ndash march 23, 1970) was a united states army major general, texas land commissioner, and the sixteenth president of texas a&m university. Adulthood and radio career edit and such guests as bob hope, a biography on bob crane's life is presently being developed.
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