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Katharine Hepburn

Also Credited As: Katherine Burns

Date of Death: June 29, 2003 (96)

Birth Place: Hartford, CT, USA

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Katharine Hepburn STAGE CREDITS

Margaret Mary Elderdice

Mrs. Basil

[US Tour]
National Tour, 1971
Coco Chanel

Original Broadway Production, 1969
Coco Chanel

The Lady


Jamie Coe Rowan

Tracy Samatha Lord

Stella Surrege


Judy Bottle

Veronica Sims

Katharine Hepburn Movies

A Bill of Divorcement
[ 1932 ] Sidney
Christopher Strong
[ 1933 ] Lady Cynthia Darrington
Little Women
[ 1933 ] Jo March
Morning Glory
[ 1933 ] Eva Lovelace
[ 1934 ] Trigger Hicks
The Little Minister
[ 1934 ] Babbie
Alice Adams
[ 1935 ] Alice Adams
Break of Hearts
[ 1935 ] Constance Dane Roberti
Sylvia Scarlett
[ 1935 ] Sylvia Scarlett a.k.a. Sylvester
Mary of Scotland
[ 1936 ] Mary Stuart
A Woman Rebels
[ 1936 ] Pamela Thistlewaite
Quality Street
[ 1937 ] Phoebe Throssel
Stage Door
[ 1937 ] Terry Randall
Bringing Up Baby
[ 1938 ] Susan Vance
[ 1938 ] Linda Seton
The Philadelphia Story
[ 1940 ] Tracy Samantha Lord
Keeper of the Flame
[ 1942 ] Christine Forrest
Woman of the Year
[ 1942 ] Tess Harding
Stage Door Canteen
[ 1943 ] Katharine Hepburn
Dragon Seed
[ 1944 ] Jade Tan
Without Love
[ 1945 ] Jamie Rowan
[ 1946 ] Ann Hamilton
The Sea of Grass
[ 1947 ] Lutie Cameron Brewton
Song of Love
[ 1947 ] Clara Wieck Schumann
State of the Union
[ 1948 ] Mary Matthews
Adam's Rib
[ 1949 ] Amanda Bonner
The African Queen
[ 1951 ] Rose Sayer
Pat and Mike
[ 1952 ] Pat Pemberton
[ 1955 ] Jane Hudson
The Iron Petticoat
[ 1956 ] Captain Vinka Kovalenko
The Rainmaker
[ 1956 ] Lizzie Curry
Desk Set
[ 1957 ] Bunny Watson
Suddenly, Last Summer
[ 1959 ] Mrs. Venable
Long Day's Journey Into Night
[ 1962 ] Mary Tyrone
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
[ 1967 ] Christina Drayton
The Lion in Winter
[ 1968 ] Eleanor of Aquitaine
The Madwoman of Chaillot
[ 1969 ] Countess Aurelia - the Madwoman of Chaillot
The Trojan Women
[ 1971 ] Hecuba
A Delicate Balance
[ 1973 ] Agnes
Rooster Cogburn
[ 1975 ] Eula
Olly, Olly, Oxen Free
[ 1978 ] Miss Pudd
On Golden Pond
[ 1981 ] Ethel Thayer
Grace Quigley
[ 1984 ] Grace Quigley
Love Affair
[ 1994 ] Ginny

Katharine Hepburn Awards and Nominations

Tony Awards - 1982 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play

Katharine Hepburn , The West Side Waltz

Tony Awards - 1970 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Katharine Hepburn, Coco

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How many Broadway shows has Katharine Hepburn been in?

Katharine Hepburn has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

How many West End shows has Katharine Hepburn been in?

Katharine Hepburn has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Katharine Hepburn been nominated for?

Katharine Hepburn has been nominated for several awards throughout her career. She was nominated for the Tony Awards in the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play for her performance in "The West Side Waltz." She was also nominated for the Tony Awards in the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for her role in "Coco." These nominations highlight her exceptional talent and recognition in both plays and musicals.

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