1900s, German

Little Marlene

Marlene Dietrich (1901-1992), German actress as a small child.

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1920s, Hepburn

Hepburn Family.

Katherine Hepburn in a 1921 family photograph with her parents Dr Thomas Hepburn and Katherine Houghton, and her siblings Richard, Robert, Marion and Margaret an older brother Tom had died just before this photograph was taken in 1921, On April 3, 1921, while visiting friends in Greenwich Village,  Katherine Hepburn discovered the body of her adored older brother, Tom, dead from an apparent suicide. He had tied a sheet around a beam and hanged himself. The Hepburn family denied it was suicide and maintained that Tom’s death must have been an experiment that had gone wrong, he was just sixteen years old, it may be worth noting here that their maternal Grandfather Alfred Augustus Houghton committed suicide in 1892.

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1950s, 1960s, Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn

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According to an interview by Vanity Fair. Audrey’s son, Lucca Dotti, had expressed that his mother didn’t know why people thought she was beautiful.  Lucca says,  “She thought she had a big nose and big feet, and she was too skinny and not enough breast. She would look in the mirror and say, ‘I don’t understand why people see me as beautiful.’ ”

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