Look back at the storied life and career of legendary film star Lauren Bacall, who died Tuesday at age 89.
Born Betty Joan Perske in The Bronx, New York, in 1924, Lauren Bacall was noted for her "cat-like grace, tawny blonde hair and blue-green eyes" as a teenage fashion modelin the 1930s.
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"The Jazz Singer" heralds the arrival of "talkies," the Cubs get cursed by a goat, Anwar Sadat is assassinated, and Elizabeth Taylor gets married for an eighth and final time, all on this day.
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