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Hepburn, Audrey [real name Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston] (1929-1993), film actress

Alexander Walker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/52107
Hepburn, Audrey [real name Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston] (1929-1993), film actress

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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 Dutch East Indies, and his ...

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