A 75th birthday salute to Bob Hope at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.
Did You Know?
Although the broadcast took up three hours of prime time air (including commercials), some acts were left on the cutting room floor from the actual show. Via remote, Don Rickles plugged NBC's already canceled "CPO Sharkey." Fred Travalena's three appearances on the show were trimmed to one. His imitations of Frank Sinatra and Clint Eastwood were omitted, but his Jimmy Carter survived the cut. See more
I starred with Bob in four pictures and they were all fun, frantic, and foolish.
Referenced in Happy Birthday, Bob!
Stop and Smell the Roses
Written by Mac Davis
and Doc Severinsen
Sung by Mac Davis See more