Transcript for Hollywood Icon Lauren Bacall Dead at 89
And now to word of another loss tonight, the stunning beauty whose on screen love would become here off screen love, too. Lauren bacall was 89. You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow. Reporter: Lauren bacall's life story reads like a Hollywood script. Discovered at 19 on the cover of Harper's bazaar, paired with Humphrey Bogart in her very first movie, the love interest in, to have and have not. What's the decision? I don't know yet. Reporter: There was a 25-year age difference, but they would soon fall in love off screen, too. They would marry the next year. They were Hollywood's golden couple. I like this. I'd like more. Reporter: No one, bacall said, has ever written a romance better than we lived it. When bogey died young of cancer in 1957, bacall carried on, working on screen and on screen. How would it look if the mother is dating and the daughter stays home alone? Mom, who's looking? Reporter: You can't always be a leading lady, a glamour pus, she said. In her 70s she was nominated for an Oscar, an honor, at the Kennedy center. It's hard to believe, she once said, that it all happened to me. As she said, I like that, I'd like more. Lauren bacall, remembered tonight.
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