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Grace Kelly



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Grace Kelly


Grace Kelly Dates: November 12, 1929 – September 14, 1982-Grace Kelly was a beautiful, young classy stage actress -She was an Oscar-winning movie star. -Within five years she starred in 11 motion pictures -She went too marry Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1956. -John Brendan Kelly’s father was a successful construction company owner and former triple Olympic gold medalist in rowing.-Her mother had been the first coach of women's athletic teams at the University of Pennsylvania. -Kelly had an older sister as well as an older brother -Although the family did not come from “old money,” they were successful in business, athletics, and politics.

Becoming An Actress - Grace Kelly became a popular actress in the 1950s starring in movies such as Dial M for Murder (1954), To Catch a Thief (1955) The Swan (1956). - She gained even greater fame after having starred in the film The Country Girl (1954), for which she won an Academy Award for Best Actress. After high school, Kelly decided to pursue an acting career in New York City despite her parents' objections. Kelly enrolled in the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. As a student, she modeled part-time and appeared in ads for Old Gold cigarettes and on the covers of magazines like Cosmopolitan After graduating from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York at age 19, Kelly sought a career on Broadway, but she found it tough going. Don Richardson, one of her directors and teachers later said, "She would never have had a career in the theater," because she had "great looks and style, yes, but no vocal horsepower."

Quotes " I avoid looking back.I prefer good memories to regrets" "Anger does not solve anything"



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