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Hepburn, Audrey [real name Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston]locked

  • Alexander Walker


Hepburn, Audrey [real name Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston] (1929–1993), film actress, was born on 4 May 1929 at 48 rue Keyenveld, Ixelles, Brussels, the only child of Joseph Victor Anton Ruston, also known as (Joseph) Anthony Hepburn or Hepburn-Ruston (1889–1980), one-time honorary British consul in the ...

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