Grace Kelly on the set of The Country Girl
Grace Kelly was BOTD in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1929. Not counting made for TV movies, the legendary actress made only 11 films. In spite of the relatively small number, her lovely fingerprints are all over Classic film and she’s an iconic star to this day.
She left Hollywood in 1956 to marry Prince Rainier of Monaco. They had three children and were married until her death in 1982 at the age of 52.
Her one Academy Award was for Best Actress in a Lead Role for The Country Girl. She was also nominated for her role in Mogambo (in the category of Supporting Actress). She won the Golden Globe for each of these roles.
Grace Kelly, The Country Girl