Lauren Bacall and daughter, Leslie Howard Bogart, named after Humphrey Bogart's old friend, Leslie Howard, who was killed during WW2.

Lauren Bacall and daughter, Leslie Howard Bogart, named after Humphrey Bogart's old friend, Leslie Howard, who was killed during WW2.

leslie howard | actor - "Ashley" in Gone With The Wind. He & others died June 1, 1943, on a flight from Lisbon to London, their aircraft was shot down by a German Junker over Bay of Biscay. Howard had been engaged in secret war work & the Germans believed Winston Churchill, who had been in Algiers, might also be on board. The Allies knew from Ultra that the plane was going to be shot down so Howard's life, as well as others on board, were sacrificed to preserve Allies' most important secret.

Leslie Howard

leslie howard | actor - "Ashley" in Gone With The Wind. He & others died June 1, 1943, on a flight from Lisbon to London, their aircraft was shot down by a German Junker over Bay of Biscay. Howard had been engaged in secret war work & the Germans believed Winston Churchill, who had been in Algiers, might also be on board. The Allies knew from Ultra that the plane was going to be shot down so Howard's life, as well as others on board, were sacrificed to preserve Allies' most important secret.

British Actor Leslie Howard my vision for Viscount Lawrence Sinclair (Laurie) from Diana Quincy's Engaging the Earl

British Actor Leslie Howard my vision for Viscount Lawrence Sinclair (Laurie) from Diana Quincy's Engaging the Earl

Leslie Howard-- (born Leslie Howard Steiner, 1893-1943) was an English stage and film actor, director, and producer. Probably best remembered for playing Ashley Wilkes in Gone with the Wind (1939), he also appeared in Berkeley Square (1933), Of Human Bondage (1934), The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934), The Petrified Forest (1936), Pygmalion (1938), Intermezzo (1939), "Pimpernel" Smith (1941) and The First of the Few (1942).

Leslie Howard-- (born Leslie Howard Steiner, 1893-1943) was an English stage and film actor, director, and producer. Probably best remembered for playing Ashley Wilkes in Gone with the Wind (1939), he also appeared in Berkeley Square (1933), Of Human Bondage (1934), The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934), The Petrified Forest (1936), Pygmalion (1938), Intermezzo (1939), "Pimpernel" Smith (1941) and The First of the Few (1942).

Olivia de Havilland & Leslie Howard from "Gone with the Wind." -- These characters were nobler and more likeable than Scarlett.

Olivia de Havilland & Leslie Howard from "Gone with the Wind." -- These characters were nobler and more likeable than Scarlett.

Merle Oberon and Leslie Howard -- Scarlet Pimpernel

Leslie Howard and Merle Oberon: The Scarlet Pimpernel, 1934

F9338 VIVIEN LEIGH LESLIE HOWARD GONE WITH THE WIND US ORIGINAL B/W PHOTO 8x10

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F9338 VIVIEN LEIGH LESLIE HOWARD GONE WITH THE WIND US ORIGINAL B/W PHOTO 8x10

Leslie Howard ~ (1893-1943) English stage & film actor & director.  Among his best-known roles was Ashley Wilkes in GONE WITH THE WIND (1939) and roles in BERKELEY SQUARE (1933), OF HUMAN BONDAGE (1934), THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL (1934), THE PETRIFIED FOREST(1936), PYGMALION (1938), INTERMEZZO (1939), "PIMPERNEL SMITH (1941) and THE FIRST OF THE FEW (1942).

Leslie Howard ~ (1893-1943) English stage & film actor & director. Among his best-known roles was Ashley Wilkes in GONE WITH THE WIND (1939) and roles in BERKELEY SQUARE (1933), OF HUMAN BONDAGE (1934), THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL (1934), THE PETRIFIED FOREST(1936), PYGMALION (1938), INTERMEZZO (1939), "PIMPERNEL SMITH (1941) and THE FIRST OF THE FEW (1942).

Scarlett and Ashley in the library at Twelve Oaks. Scarlett is 16 and Ashley is 21. In real life both actors were much older. Vivien Leigh was 25 and Leslie Howard was 45. He wore heavy makeup and a hairpiece to make him look younger.

Scarlett and Ashley in the library at Twelve Oaks. Scarlett is 16 and Ashley is 21. In real life both actors were much older. Vivien Leigh was 25 and Leslie Howard was 45. He wore heavy makeup and a hairpiece to make him look younger.

NO HOWARD Genealogy connections. Leslie Howard (3 April 1893 – 1 June 1943) was an English stage and film actor, director, and producer. Among his best-known roles was Ashley Wilkes in Gone with the Wind (1939)... Howard was born Leslie Howard Steiner to a British mother, Lilian (née Blumberg), and a Hungarian father, Ferdinand Steiner, in Forest Hill, London, UK.

NO HOWARD Genealogy connections. Leslie Howard (3 April 1893 – 1 June 1943) was an English stage and film actor, director, and producer. Among his best-known roles was Ashley Wilkes in Gone with the Wind (1939)... Howard was born Leslie Howard Steiner to a British mother, Lilian (née Blumberg), and a Hungarian father, Ferdinand Steiner, in Forest Hill, London, UK.

Leslie Howard, actor.

Leslie Howard, actor.

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