Bob Hope is one of the most famous comedians of all times. He had a way with monologues and there wasn’t anyone quite like him. Bob had his own radio show and appeared on other old time radio shows from 1935 until 1955, when he became a television star, as well. He had a quick wit and his audiences loved him. He continued entertaining until the age of 93, when he finally retired. Bob Hope lived to be 100 and died in 2003.