Lauren Bacall is an American actress who was born on September 16, 1924, and she passed away on August 12, 2014. She was honored with an Academy Honorary Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2009 in recognition of her contribution to the Golden Age of motion pictures. The American Film Institute ranked her as the 20th greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema.
She was immediately recognized for her unusual, husky voice and her appealing, seductive appearance. One of the few notable actors from the Hollywood film industry’s Golden Age still alive is Bacall.
She acquired renewed success with a younger audience during the latter part of her career because to significant supporting appearances in the movies Misery (1990), Dogville (2003), and the English dubs of the animated movies Howl’s Moving Castle (2004) and Ernest & Celestine (2012).
Lauren Bacall Cause of Death.
Bacall died on August 12, 2014, one month before her 90th birthday, at her longtime apartment in The Dakota, a building on Manhattan’s Upper West Side near Central Park. Bacall died of a massive stroke, according to her grandson Jamie Bogart. At New York-Presbyterian Hospital, her death was confirmed.