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    The Life Of Audrey Hepburn

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    Everybody knows Audrey Hepburn as a famous actress and model, but not many people know her background. Her childhood was definitely not pleasant in fact, it was very corrupt while growing up in Brussels, Belgium with World War 2 being in effect. The war caused her childhood to change in many directions. However, that did not stop her from losing hope and determination for her future. Hepburn was brought into the world on May 4, 1929, in Brussels, Belgium. She was born from a Dutch mother, Ella Van Heemstra, and a British father, Joseph Hepburn-Ruston(timeline). A major event going on when she was growing up was World War Two. The war lasted for six years taking millions of lives(Ivana Lopez). Ella Van Heemstra, The Baroness, was born in a…

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    Audrey Hepburn was a successful actress, her prime in the acting business being in the 1950s and 60s. She is very well known for her film Breakfast at Tiffany’s and her Broadway performance of Gigi, and is one of only 13 people who have received an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony award. She was also active in helping children in need through the organization UNICEF. Despite the fact that Audrey had to manage numerous hardships throughout her life, including a near death experience as an…

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    do you think when you hear the name “Audrey Hepburn”? Some people think of a pretty girl, but she was more than that. Audrey Hepburn was an actress, a model, a dancer, and a fashion icon for many, but more importantly she was a humanitarian. She was a special ambassador for The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF). It is an organization dedicated to helping children and mothers in developing countries. Audrey Hepburn helped many people all over the world. She was a very famous…

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    Audrey Hepburn: Hard Success Seven million Jewish men, women, children and infants killed. Not only were the Jews persecuted for their beliefs, but, abundant amounts of additional individuals were killed along with the others. Hepburn struggled with starvation and malnutrition during the long years of World War II. Living during what is considered one of the most devastating moments in history was not easy for Hepburn to cope with. Through all of the difficulties that she had to…

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    Audrey Hepburn said, “The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” From the day she was born to the day she died, Hepburn has always been around those she loved. She craved relationships and affection. She taught others to cherish your loved ones and to not take them for granted. Hepburn was born on May 4, 1929 in Belgium and died on January 20, 1993 in Switzerland. She had two brothers, Ian Edgar Bruce Quarles van Ufford and Arnoud Robert Alexander Quarles van Ufford, but she was never…

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    Audrey Hepburn Biography

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    one for helping yourself and the other for helping others” (Hepburn)? This woman strongly believed in this and spent her life to helping others until her death which was possibly caused because she forgot that she had another hand to take care of her own self. Despite her traumatic childhood, Audrey Hepburn was able to overcome the nightmare experiences through possessing strong morals and beliefs of her own and not only had a successful career as an actress but also became a well-respected…

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    Mentioning the phrase “one of the greatest actresses of all time” will surely bring up Audrey Hepburn. The name also brings forth the thought of success and that is exactly what she was. Success is not born; it is not something that is passed down from one generation to the next. Success is made from perseverance and the passion to accomplish a goal. Audrey Hepburn’s life was a rollercoaster of ups and downs and during the drops she was persistent and was able to climb to success. Pixar states…

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    Who Is Audrey Hepburn?

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    Roman Holiday is a 1953 film produced and directed by William Wyler. It stars Audrey Hepburn as a royal princess who is distressed with her scheduled life. The plot takes place in Rome when princess Ann, Audrey Hepburn, sneaks out of the palace to explore Rome where she finds fun, freedom, romance, and maturity. Although this was her first starring role, she perfected her character and became an overnight sensation.(CITE) In the scene where the princess is about to be tucked into bed, she…

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    languages, and being named best dressed all in one lifetime? Audrey Hepburn was very well-known in the acting world, in addition, she was also a young philanthropist who loved helping and giving to people. Furthermore, she set the bar quite high with her sense of style. An acting career, many accomplishments, and an amazing family allowed Audrey Hepburn to be quite successful. Despite Audrey’s difficult early life, she had a successful career. May 4, 1929, was the day Audrey graced the world…

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    “Audrey was the kind of person who when she saw someone else suffering tried to take their pain on herself. She was a healer. She knew how to love.” What is a hero? Audrey Hepburn was a hero; as was Beowulf. Each in their own respective sense. The thought that follows is that the heroism of Beowulf could not be more different than that of Audrey Hepburn. In contrast, while societal ideals may change with the times, the true foundations of heroism remain. A hero is someone who is brave, strong…

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