Essay Archive - Biography of Katharine Hepburn
Biography of Katharine Hepburn
Kathrine Hepbrun, the winner of more acting awards than any other
actress in history, is a very dynamic woman. She was born in Hartford
Connecticut, on May 12, 1907. She wass the second oldest child of six.
Kate,as she was called by her family members, had two sisters, Peg and
Marion, and three brothers, Tom, Dick, and Bob.
She attended Bryn Mawr college in Connecticut. She majored in
acting. During her senior year at Bryn Mawr, Katharine met Ludlow Odgen
Smith. That was 1927. In 1928, she and “Luddy” (her nickname for him)
were married. They moved from Hartfor....