|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute|
|Born:||12 May 1907||Hartford, Connecticut, USA|
|Known As:||Rose Sayer||"The African Queen" (1951)|
|Trivia:||(1928) Graduated from Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA|
(majored in history and philosophy).
|Walked around the studio in her underwear in the early 1930's |
when the costume department stole her slacks from her
dressing room. She refused to put anything else
on until they were returned.
|(1934) Won the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar for: "Morning Glory" (1933).|
|Aunt of actress Katharine Houghton, who portrayed her daughter in |
"Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" (1967). Ms. Hepburn won the
Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar for that film.
|(1969) Won the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar for: "The Lion in Winter"|
(1968) - Tied with Barbra Streisand for "Funny Girl" (1968).
|(1982) Won the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar for: "On Golden Pond" (1981).|
|(October 1997) Ranked #68 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Top 100|
Movie Stars of All Time" list.
|(June 1999) Ranked #1 woman in the American Film Institute's|
"50 greatest movie legends."
|(September 1999) Katherine was named Best Classic Actress of the |
20th Century in an Entertainment Weekly on-line poll, just barely
(21.5% to 20.6%) beating out runner-up Audrey Hepburn.
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|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Katharine Hepburn Filmography.|
|Departed:||29 June 2003||Old Saybrook, Connecticut, USA|
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