Lauren Bacall

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Lauren Bacall

Bacall in the 1940s
Born Betty Joan Perske
September 16, 1924 (1924-09-16) (age 89)
The Bronx, New York City, U.S.[1]
Occupation Model, actress
Years active 1942–present
Spouse Humphrey Bogart
(m. 1945–1957; his death)
Jason Robards
(m. 1961–1969; divorced)
Children Stephen Bogart
Leslie Bogart
Sam Robards
Relatives Shimon Peres (first cousin)

Lauren Bacall (born September 16, 1924)[2] is an American movie, radio and stage actress and model. Well known for her deep voice, Bacall started acting during the 1940s and still acts today. She has had big roles in movies like The Big Sleep and Dark Passage.

Although well known as an actress herself, she also had fame as being the fourth wife of actor Humphrey Bogart. They stayed married until Bogart died in 1957 and had a son; Stephen (b. 1949) and a daughter, Leslie (b. 1952). Bacall married Jason Robards in 1961, also an actor. They had one son, Sam (b. 1961), and divorced in 1969.

Bacall's first cousin is Shimon Peres, who is the former Prime Minister and President of Israel.

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