An actor is at most a poet and at least an entertainer - Marlon Brando
Birth: May 12, 1907
Death: June 29, 2003
Katharine Houghton Hepburn was born into an extraordinary family. Her father Thomas Hepburn was a urologist and helped establish the New England Social Hygiene Association which educated people about venereal disease. Her mother Katharine ‘Kit’ Houghton became the head of the Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association and campaigned for birth control. Katharine was their second child and their first daughter.
Comedy is much more difficult than tragedy – and a much better training, I think. It’s much easier to make people cry than to make them laugh – Vivien Leigh
Taking joy in living is a woman’s best cosmetic. – Rosalind Russell