Audrey Hepburn

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Audrey Hepburn

  1. 1.   On May 4,1929, Audrey Kathleen van Heemstra Ruston is born in Brussels to a Dutch mother, Ella van Heemstra, and British father, Joseph HepburnRuston. She lives in Europe during WWII. She suffered from eating disorders all her life because she got used do not having enough food during this war .
  2. 2. Ballet was a passion of hers, but she was too tall to make a career out of it. There she began landing modeling assignments, which later led to acting roles.
  3. 3. Her first major film (1952 ) was Roman Holiday.  won an Oscar Awards (Best Actresse)
  4. 4. Sabrina (1954)
  5. 5. In 1956, War and Peace. The Nun’s Story (1959)
  6. 6. In 1961, Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
  7. 7. How To Steal A Million (1966) Wait Until Dark (1967)
  8. 8. In 1976 Robin and Marian Towards the end of the 1960s Hepburn retired from films to devote herself to family life, emerging only for a handful of films in the 1970s and 1980s.
  9. 9. UNICEF Ambassador She devoted the final years of her life to UNICEF. "I can testify to what UNICEF means to children, because I was among those who received food and medical relief right after World War II," said actress Audrey Hepburn on her appointment as a Goodwill Ambassador in 1989.
  10. 10. One of the best actresses of all time and revered for being an enduring cultural icon, a tireless humanitarian and a pretty awesome human being all rolled into one tiny package.

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