Sunday, February 14, 2016

Actress Lauren Bacall dead at 89

(Reuters) - Film actress Lauren Bacall has died at the age of 89, the estate of the Bogart family said on Tuesday.

Actress Lauren Bacall dead at 89

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 Actress Lauren Bacall arrives backstage at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards held at Kodak Theatre on March 7, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Actress Lauren Bacall arrives backstage at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards held at Kodak Theatre on March 7, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

(Reuters) - Film actress Lauren Bacall has died at the age of 89, the estate of the Bogart family said on Tuesday.

"With deep sorrow, yet with great gratitude for her amazing life, we confirm the passing of Lauren Bacall," the estate said on a verified Twitter account.

Bacall was married to Humphrey Bogart from the mid-1940s until his death in 1957. They had two children.

(Reporting by Mary Milliken and Piya Sinha Roy; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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