from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Hepburn, Audrey Originally Edda von Heemstra Hepburn-Ruston. 1929-1993. Belgian-born American actress whose film credits include Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) and Roman Holiday (1953), for which she won an Academy Award.
- Hepburn, Katharine Houghton 1909-2003. American actress whose unique comedic and dramatic presence marks many motion pictures, including The Philadelphia Story (1940), Adam's Rib (1949), and The African Queen (1951). She received a record-setting 12 Academy Award nominations.
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- proper n. A surname.
- proper n. A system of romanization of Japanese, short for "Hepburn romanization".
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- n. United States film actress who appeared in many films with Spencer Tracy (1907-2003)
Cassandra Hepburn is the epitome of those cool, jet-setting “International Girls” you always see in the pages of glossy magazines.
Ok, so Audrey Hepburn is one of my all time favorite actresses .... ever!
Andrew Wilson may have been a factor last time but Jamie Hepburn is no flyweight.
Also, Summertime with Katherine Hepburn is decent, though very dated, but has plenty of Venice.
She looked great dressed in Hepburn's trademark slacks.
The "would-be" wits of the Broomielaw jeered at Captain Hepburn and his "steam Chapel" as they called the "Ailsa Craig", but in a very short time the custom was firmly established and for 12 years the "Ailsa Craig" sailed on Saturdays.
I grew up in a small town called Hepburn which is 30 miles north of Saskatoon.
I agree with Scarlett O’Hara being on the list; and Katharine Hepburn is definitely worthy as well!!
Kaye, that photo of you posing as Audrey Hepburn is just too precious: -) Congrats on a great article!
Berg too disliked the idea of Hepburn saying “Fuck a duck.”