Audrey, 1929–93, U.S. actress, born in Belgium.
Katharine, 1909–2003, U.S. actress.
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How to use Hepburn in a sentence
In 1951, director John Huston brought Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, and Lauren Bacall here to film The African Queen.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis | Nina Strochlic | November 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Richard Avedon considered Hepburn one of his muses in the 50s and the two maintained a close professional relationship.Jonah Hill & Spike Jonze to Write Play For NYFW; Audrey Hepburn’s Granddaughter Makes Her Modeling Debut | The Fashion Beast Team | August 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Through his years as a designer, he has dressed an esteemed group of women from Audrey Hepburn to Jackie O. and Oprah.
Think of the chain set off when Audrey Hepburn, and not Julie Andrews, was cast as Eliza Doolittle.
A part of him had always wanted to be an actor—"Charlton Hepburn," he fancied himself—and now he had gotten his wish.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon | Robert Sam Anson | March 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Lucius Harney was there, then—he had not gone down to Hepburn with Mr. Miles, as she had at first imagined.
He's hired Carrick Fry's team to take him to Hepburn, but he ain't going to start for another hour.
The freckled boy who had brought her the note two weeks earlier was to wait with the buggy at Hepburn till their return.
Hepburn and Sayles, the latter the proprietor of the Sphere, had been cronies for five years.Uncle Sam's Boys as Lieutenants | H. Irving Hancock
As was to be expected, the Sphere attacked the two young officers, giving wholly the Hepburn version of the affair.Uncle Sam's Boys as Lieutenants | H. Irving Hancock
British Dictionary definitions for Hepburn
Audrey. 1929–93, US actress, born in Belgium. Her films include Roman Holiday (1955), Funny Face (1957), and My Fair Lady (1964)
Katharine. 1907–2003, US film actress, whose films include The Philadelphia Story (1940), Adam's Rib (1949), The African Queen (1951), The Lion in Winter (1968) for which she won an Oscar, and On Golden Pond (1981)
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