September 16, 1924
August 12, 2014
5 ft 8 in | 174 cm
34-24-35 in | 86-61-89 cm
56 kg | 124 pounds
9 US | 40 EU
Lauren Bacall was born in The Bronx, New York City, United States, on September 16, 1924, was an American actress.
Young Lauren Bacall first started her career as a model.
She featured on cover of Harper's Bazaar at the age of eighteen.
She was crowned "Miss Greenwich Village" in 1942.
She made her Broadway debut in a play "Johnny 2 X 4" (1942), at the age of 17.
She got her big screen debut and achieved rose to international fame for her role as Marie "Slim" Browning in romance adventure film To Have and Have Not (1944), at the age of 19, opposite Humphrey Bogart.
She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and won a Golden Globe Award for her role as Hannah Morgan in romantic comedy drama film The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996).
Young Man with a Horn (1950) musical drama with Kirk Douglas and Doris Day
To Have and Have Not (1944) thriller romance directed by Howard Hawks
Murder on the Orient Express (1974) mystery opposite Ingrid Bergman
The Shootist (1976) western with John Wayne and James Stewart
The Big Sleep (1946) thriller mystery opposite Humphrey Bogart
Misery (1990) drama crime with James Caan and Kathy Bates
Written on the Wind (1956) drama with Rock Hudson
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) drama romance with Marilyn Monroe
Harper (1966) drama mystery opposite Paul Newman
Birth (2004) drama thriller with Nicole Kidman
Manderlay (2005) drama opposite Bryce Dallas Howard and Willem Dafoe
Designing Woman (1957) romantic comedy with Gregory Peck
Blood Alley (1955) thriller action with John Wayne and Anita Ekberg
Bright Leaf (1950) melodrama opposite Gary Cooper
She played Barbara Lake in drama television series Mr. Broadway (1964).
Studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
Was an only child.
She won two Tony Awards for her roles as Margo Channing in a musical "Applause" (1970) and as Tess Harding in a play "Woman of the Year" (1981).
Received the Academy Honorary Award in 2009.
Was close friends with actor Dirk Bogarde and actress Maureen O'Hara.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1724 Vine Street in 1960.
She wrote two autobiographies: Lauren Bacall by Myself (1978) and Now (1994).
Was close friends with actor Gregory Peck.
Bacall died on August 12, 2014, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 89.
She was engaged to Frank Sinatra (1958).
She was married to:
Jason Robards (1961-1969) they had one son
Humphrey Bogart (1945-1957), they had a son and a daughter.