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Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall
Photo: Liberty Publications / Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

Birth Date

September 16, 1924


August 12, 2014


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Light Brown

Eye color



5 ft 8 in | 174 cm

Body Measurements

34-24-35 in | 86-61-89 cm


56 kg | 124 pounds

Bra Size


Shoe size

9 US | 40 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

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.

Best Movies

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

TV Shows

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.

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