Named the best actress in Hollywood historical past by the American Movie Institute in 1999, she set a report by profitable 4 Academy Awards for Greatest Actress for the movies The African Queen (1951), Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967), The Lion in Winter (1968) and On Golden Pond (1981).
Might 12, 1907
Jun 29, 2003 (age 96)
She married Ludlow Ogden Smith in 1928 and the couple divorced in 1934. She additionally had relationships with actor Spencer Tracy and entrepreneur and filmmaker Howard Hughes.
She started appearing at school performs at Bryn Mawr Faculty and made her massive display debut within the 1932 movie A Invoice of Divorcement.
She performed main roles in plenty of Shakespeare performs within the 1950’s and ’60’s, together with The Service provider of Venice, The Taming of the Shrew, A lot Ado About Nothing, Twelfth Evening and Antony and Cleopatra.
She co-starred with one other Hollywood icon, Humphrey Bogart, within the 1951 journey movie The African Queen.