How Did Katharine Hepburn Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Katharine Hepburn death

The movie actress Katharine Hepburn passed away at age 96, astounding.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Named the greatest actress in Hollywood history by the American Film Institute in 1999, she set a record by winning four Academy Awards for Best Actress for the films The African Queen (1951), Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967), The Lion in Winter (1968) and On Golden Pond (1981).

She married Ludlow Ogden Smith in 1928 and the couple divorced in 1934. She also had relationships with actor Spencer Tracy and entrepreneur and filmmaker Howard Hughes.

How did Katharine Hepburn die?

Cardiac Arrest caused Katharine Hepburn's death in 2003.

Information about the death of Katharine Hepburn
Cause of deathCardiac Arrest
Age of death96 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdayMay 12, 1907
Death dateJune 29, 2003
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


Life is to be lived. If you have to support yourself, you had bloody well better find some way that is going to be interesting. And you don’t do that by sitting around.

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Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer.

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Acting is the perfect idiot’s profession.

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Acting is the most minor of gifts. After all, Shirley Temple could do it when she was four.

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If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.

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