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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1966 Winner
Honorary Award
For unique and distinguished service to our industry and the Academy (gold medal).
1960 Winner
Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
1953 Winner
Honorary Award

For his contribution to the laughter of the world, his service to the motion picture industry, and ... More

For his contribution to the laughter of the world, his service to the motion picture industry, and his devotion to the American premise.

1945 Winner
Honorary Award
For his many services to the Academy (Life Membership in the AMPAS).
1941 Winner
Honorary Award
In recognition of his unselfish services to the motion picture industry (special silver plaque).

Golden Globes, USA

1963 Winner
Cecil B. DeMille Award
1962 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
Bachelor in Paradise (1961)
1961 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Facts of Life (1960)
1958 Winner
Special Award
For an ambassador of good will.

Primetime Emmy Awards

1984 Winner
Governor's Award
1968 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Musical or Variety Program
The Bob Hope Christmas Special (1968)
1967 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Special
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)
For the Christmas Special (18 January 1967).
1966 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Special
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)
For the Christmas Special (19 January 1966).
1965 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievements in Entertainment - Actors and Performers
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)
For episode "Bob Hope Comedy Special (#1.24)".

American Comedy Awards, USA

1995 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

1986 Winner
Pied Piper Award

Family Film Awards on CBS

1996 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Comedic Performance in Cinema

Film Society of Lincoln Center

1979 Winner
Gala Tribute

Golden Apple Awards

1975 Winner
Louella Parsons Award
1943 Winner
Golden Apple
Most Cooperative Actor
1941 Winner
Golden Apple
Most Cooperative Actor

Golden Boot Awards

1991 Winner
Golden Boot

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, USA

1967 Winner
Man of the Year

Laurel Awards

1967 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Comedy Performance
Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! (1966)
1963 Winner
Golden Laurel
Special Award
1962 Winner
Golden Laurel
Top Male Comedy Performance
Bachelor in Paradise (1961)
Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Male Star
11th place.
1961 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Male Comedy Performance
The Facts of Life (1960)
1959 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Male Star
13th place.
1958 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Male Star
13th place.

Online Film & Television Association

2012 Winner
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Actors and Actresses

Peabody Awards

1968 Winner
Personal Award
1958 Winner
Personal Award
For outstanding contribution to international understanding.

People's Choice Awards, USA

1985 Winner
People's Choice Award
All-Time Favorite Entertainer
1978 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite All-Around Male Entertainer
1977 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite All-Around Male Entertainer
1976 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite All-Around Male Entertainer
Tied with Tony Orlando.
1975 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite All-Around Male Entertainer

Publicists Guild of America

1971 Winner
Showmanship Award
Television

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1966 Winner
Life Achievement Award

Television Critics Association Awards

1993 Winner
Career Achievement Award

Walk of Fame

1960 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6541 Hollywood Blvd.
Television
On 8 February 1960. At 6758 Hollywood Blvd.
Radio
On 8 February 1960. At 6141 Hollywood Blvd.
Live Performance
On 8 February 1960. Special Plaque.

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