Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress. Known for her fierce independence and spirited personality, Hepburn was a leading lady in Hollywood for more than 60 years. She appeared in a range of genres, from screwball comedy to literary...Wikipedia
Age: 96 (age at death)
Born: 12th May, 1907, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Died: 29th June, 2003, Old Saybrook, Connecticut, USA
Height: 5' 7½" (171 cm)
Claim to Fame: The Philadelphia Story
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Hepburn Did all her own stunts because the stunt woman never stood up straight enough.
Is Spoofed in the Warner Bros. animated cartoon "Little Red Walking Hood", in which Little Red Riding Hood speaks exactly like her.
Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.
Without discipline, there`s no life at all.
Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll...
Lauren Bacall, the sultry blonde siren who became an overnight star via a memorable film debut at age 19 opposite Humphrey Bogart in Howard Hawks’ “To Have and Have Not,” died Tuesday at her home of a suspected stroke. She was 89.
Much later in life, she was Oscar-nommed for supporting actress for her role as Barbra Streisand’s mother in 1997’s “The Mirror Has Two Faces.”
Born Betty Joan Perske, “a nice Jewish girl from the Bronx,” she stunned audiences in the forever-after-famous “you know how to... Read More
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'Lawrence of Arabia' Star Peter O'Toole Dead at 81 - ABC News
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Known on the one hand for his starring role in "Lawrence of Arabia," leading tribesmen in daring attacks across the desert wastes, and on the other for his headlong charges into the depths of drinking, Peter O'Toole was one of the acting world's most charismatic figures.
O'Toole, who died Saturday at age 81 after a long bout of illness, was fearsomely handsome, with burning blue eyes and a penchant for hard living, which long... Read More
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Saturday marks the 10th anniversary of the end of an era – the day the larger-than-life Katharine Hepburn died. She was 96.
To mark her many great screen accomplishments – not to mention the influence she exerted on independent people in her lifetime – LIFE.com presents 29 photos of the iconoclast on location for her classic 1951 movie with Humphrey Bogart, director John Huston's The African Queen.
Over time, the characters behind the camera seem to have become more fascinating than those before it, but to recap: the movie is a down-river... Read More
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – If movie fans didn`t know she was co-starring with Brad Pitt in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," they wouldn`t recognize Cate Blanchett when the film opens with a close-up of her in a hospital bed, as a withered old woman.
The 39-year-old Australian actress, an Academy Award winner for her 2004 portrait of Katharine Hepburn ("The Aviator") and a two-time Oscar nominee last year as Queen Elizabeth ("Elizabeth: The Golden Age") and Bob Dylan ("I`m Not There"), disappears into another challenging role in... Read More
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