Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Hepburn
1907 - 2003

Katharine Hepburn  American Actress

Rank
3022
Age
96
Zodiac

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, fro...

Confirmed Relationships26
Longest Relationship66 yrs
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 7 mths
Rumored Relationships20
First Name Katharine
Last Name Hepburn
Full Name at Birth Katharine Houghton Hepburn
Alternative Name Kate, Kathy, First Lady of Cinema, The Great Kate
Age 96 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th May, 1907
Birthplace Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Died 29th June, 2003
Place of Death Old Saybrook, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University BA History and Philosophy, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA (1928)
Occupation Text Actress, Writer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Philadelphia Story
Year(s) Active 1928–1994
Official Websites www.classicmoviefavorites.com/hepburn/, www.tcmdb.com/participant.jsp?participantId=85052, news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/3030792.stm, www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/hepburn/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7637789, www.nndb.com/people/775/000023706/
Father Dr. Thomas Norval Hepburn
Mother Katharine Martha Houghton Hepburn
Brother Thomas Hepburn, Richard Hepburn, Robert Hepburn
Sister Marion Hepburn Grant, Margaret Hepburn Perry
Family Member Louis IX of France (Ancestor), Eleanor of Aquitaine (Ancestor), Wlliam Brewster (Ancestor), Katharine Houghton (Niece), Schuyler Grant ( Great Niece)
Friend Lauren Bacall, Stanley Kramer, Humphrey Bogart, Claudette Colbert, Anderson Lawler, Angela Lansbury, Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier, George Cukor, C. Aubrey Smith, Tallulah Bankhead, Jean Negulesco, Robert Shaw, Barbara Stanwyck, Katharine Houghton (Her niece as well), Laura Harding (Rumored to be her lover as well), Eve March, Fran Rich, Sue Seaton, Katharine Cornell, Nancy Hamilton, Laura Fratti, Emily King, Valentia Fratti, Sally Lapiduss, Cary Grant, Phyllis Brooks, Irene Mayer Selznick, Alice Barbour, Elizabeth Brett, Alice Pachache, Phyllis Kennedy
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Katharine Hepburn96 TaurusActress
American
Peter O'Toole81 LeoActor
Irish
Robert Ryan63 ScorpioActor
American
Judy Holliday43 GeminiActress
American
Robert Walker32 LibraActor
American
Paul Henreid84 CapricornActor
Austrian
Robert Mitchum79 LeoActor
American
Spencer Tracy67 AriesActor
American
Joseph Cotten88 TaurusActor
American
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
American
Lew Ayres88 CapricornActor
American
Howard Hawks81 GeminiDirector
American
Margaret Early80 CapricornActress
American
Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
American
Van Heflin60 SagittariusActor
American
Fredric March77 VirgoActor
American
Fred MacMurray83 VirgoActor
American
John Ford79 AquariusDirector
American
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
American
Leslie Howard50 AriesActor
English
John Farrow58 AquariusDirector
American
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
American
Charles Boyer78 VirgoActor
French
Billie Burke85 LeoActress
American
John Barrymore60 AquariusActor
American
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson71 VirgoActor
American
Joel McCrea84 ScorpioActor
American
Douglas Fairbanks Jr.90 SagittariusActor
American
Kenneth MacKenna62 LeoActor
American
Laura Harding-Socialite
Ludlow Ogden Smith80 AquariusSocialite
American
Claudette Colbert92 VirgoActress
American
Francis Lederer100 ScorpioActor
Austrian
Elissa Landi43 SagittariusActress
American
Greta Garbo84 VirgoActress
Swedish
Errol Flynn50 GeminiActor
Australian
Jane Loring92 Gemini
Leopold Stokowski95 AriesConductor
English
Suzanne Steele-
Jack Carson52 ScorpioActor
Canadian
George Stevens70 SagittariusCinematographer
American
Denise Parker42 SagittariusSports Star
American
Judy Garland47 GeminiActress
American
Missy Mills34 PiscesCountry Musician
American
Bettie Page85 TaurusModel (Adult/Glamour)
American
Jed Harris79 PiscesDirector
Austrian
Ernest Hemingway61 CancerAuthor
American
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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Love Affair1994 Ginny Movie
One Christmas1994 Cornelia Beaumont TV Movie
This Can't Be Love1994 Marion Bennett TV Movie
The Man Upstairs1992 Victoria Brown TV Movie
Laura Lansing Slept Here1988 Laura Lansing TV Movie
Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry1986 Margaret Delafield TV Movie
Grace Quigley1984 Grace Quigley Movie
On Golden Pond1981 Ethel Thayer Movie
The Corn Is Green1979 Miss Lilly Moffat TV Movie
Olly, Olly, Oxen Free1978 Miss Pudd Movie
Rooster Cogburn1975 Eula Goodnight Movie
Love Among the Ruins1975 Jessica Medlicott TV Movie
A Delicate Balance1973 Agnes Movie
The Glass Menagerie1973 Amanda Wingfield TV Movie
The Trojan Women1971 Hecuba Movie
The Madwoman of Chaillot1969 Countess Aurelia Movie
The Lion in Winter1968 Eleanor of Aquitaine Movie
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner1967 Christina Drayton Movie
Long Day's Journey Into Night1962 Mary Tyrone Movie
Suddenly, Last Summer1959 Mrs. Violet Venable Movie
Desk Set1957 Bunny Watson Movie
The Iron Petticoat1956 Captain Vinka Kovelenko Movie
The Rainmaker1956 Lizzie Curry Movie
Summertime1955 Jane Hudson Movie
Pat and Mike1952 Pat Pemberton Movie
The African Queen1951 Rose Sayer Movie
Adam's Rib1949 Amanda Bonner Movie
State of the Union1948 Mary Matthews Movie
Song of Love1947 Clara Wieck Schumann Movie
The Sea of Grass1947 Lutie Cameron Brewton Movie
Undercurrent1946 Ann Hamilton Movie
Without Love1945 Jamie Rowan Movie
Dragon Seed1944 Jade Tan Movie
Stage Door Canteen1943 Katharine Hepburn Movie
Keeper of the Flame1942 Mrs. Christine Forrest Movie
Woman of the Year1942 Tess Harding Movie
The Philadelphia Story1940 Tracy Lord Movie
Bringing Up Baby1938 Susan Movie
Holiday1938 Linda Seton Movie
Quality Street1937 Phoebe Throssel Movie
Stage Door1937 Terry Randall Movie
A Woman Rebels1936 Pamela Thistlewaite Movie
Mary of Scotland1936 Mary Stuart Movie
Alice Adams1935 Alice Adams Movie
Break of Hearts1935 Constance Dane Roberti Movie
Sylvia Scarlett1935 Sylvia Scarlett a.k.a. Sylvester Movie
Spitfire1934 Trigger Hicks Movie
The Little Minister1934 Babbie Movie
Christopher Strong1933 Lady Cynthia Darrington Movie
Little Women1933 Jo Movie
Morning Glory1933 Eva Lovelace Movie
A Bill of Divorcement1932 Sidney Movie
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mrbubiAug 4, 2012

Katharine Hepburn was one of the first independent ladies of the screen!

PHilltopDec 15, 2011

One of my favorite ladies in one of my favorite movies, "Bringing Up Baby".

TripleThreatMar 6, 2009

Quite a lady for her time. Cate Blanchett has her style.

IM2NICE4UOct 8, 2008

ARGUABLY THE GREATEST ACTRESS OF ALL-TIME. WON FOUR OSCARS. AMAZINGLY - 3 OF HER OSCARS WERE AFTER 60 YEARS OF AGE. SHE WAS HOLLYWOOD ROYALTY...


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