Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Hepburn
1907 - 2003

Katharine Hepburn  American Actress

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3252
Age
96
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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 Relationships36
Longest Relationship66 yrs
Shortest Relationship1 mth
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 3 mths
Rumored Relationships10
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, 1928–94
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 Affair1994GinnyMovie
One Christmas1994Cornelia BeaumontTV Movie
This Can't Be Love1994Marion BennettTV Movie
The Man Upstairs1992Victoria BrownTV Movie
Laura Lansing Slept Here1988Laura LansingTV Movie
Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry1986Margaret DelafieldTV Movie
Grace Quigley1984Grace QuigleyMovie
On Golden Pond1981Ethel ThayerMovie
The Corn Is Green1979Miss Lilly MoffatTV Movie
Olly, Olly, Oxen Free1978Miss PuddMovie
Rooster Cogburn1975Eula GoodnightMovie
Love Among the Ruins1975Jessica MedlicottTV Movie
A Delicate Balance1973AgnesMovie
The Glass Menagerie1973Amanda WingfieldTV Movie
The Trojan Women1971HecubaMovie
The Madwoman of Chaillot1969Countess AureliaMovie
The Lion in Winter1968Eleanor of AquitaineMovie
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner1967Christina DraytonMovie
Long Day's Journey Into Night1962Mary TyroneMovie
Suddenly, Last Summer1959Mrs. Violet VenableMovie
Desk Set1957Bunny WatsonMovie
The Iron Petticoat1956Captain Vinka KovelenkoMovie
The Rainmaker1956Lizzie CurryMovie
Summertime1955Jane HudsonMovie
Pat and Mike1952Pat PembertonMovie
The African Queen1951Rose SayerMovie
Adam's Rib1949Amanda BonnerMovie
State of the Union1948Mary MatthewsMovie
Song of Love1947Clara Wieck SchumannMovie
The Sea of Grass1947Lutie Cameron BrewtonMovie
Undercurrent1946Ann HamiltonMovie
Without Love1945Jamie RowanMovie
Dragon Seed1944Jade TanMovie
Stage Door Canteen1943Katharine HepburnMovie
Keeper of the Flame1942Mrs. Christine ForrestMovie
Woman of the Year1942Tess HardingMovie
The Philadelphia Story1940Tracy LordMovie
Bringing Up Baby1938SusanMovie
Holiday1938Linda SetonMovie
Quality Street1937Phoebe ThrosselMovie
Stage Door1937Terry RandallMovie
A Woman Rebels1936Pamela ThistlewaiteMovie
Mary of Scotland1936Mary StuartMovie
Alice Adams1935Alice AdamsMovie
Break of Hearts1935Constance Dane RobertiMovie
Sylvia Scarlett1935Sylvia Scarlett a.k.a. SylvesterMovie
Spitfire1934Trigger HicksMovie
The Little Minister1934BabbieMovie
Christopher Strong1933Lady Cynthia DarringtonMovie
Little Women1933JoMovie
Morning Glory1933Eva LovelaceMovie
A Bill of Divorcement1932SidneyMovie
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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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