It has been exactly 63 long years since Humphrey Bogart died in Los Angeles on January 14, 1957 at the age of 57. As a number of online tributes attest, he was one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation.
Today, fans of Humphrey Bogart (Casablanca, ...) along with the rest of the film industry have been remembering the iconic man he was.
Bogart, a cultural icon
Born Humphrey DeForest Bogart in New York on December 25, 1899, his career spanned an arc over many different eras and tastes in American history. Bogart was not just a great actor, he was an icon, an all-around inspiration to everyone.
In 1942 he touched the hearts of millions as Rick Blaine in ‘Casablanca’. His legacy continues to grow as new generations of fans are discovering his unique heritage.
It's been 63 years since the tragic loss of Humphrey Bogart and his personality still resonate strongly within us all. Although Humphrey Bogart is no longer physically here, his presence is more powerful than ever. He left a void that has yet to be filled.
In memory of the Late Great Humphrey Bogart.
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