Hepburn holds the record for the most Best Actress Oscar wins with four, from 12 nominations. Hepburn won an Emmy Award in 1976 for her lead role in Love Among the Ruins, and was nominated for four other Emmys, two Tony Awards and eight Golden Globes. In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Hepburn as the greatest female star in the history of American cinema.
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Condition of the photo is excellent. It dates to the early 1940s. Unlike many of the photos that came from Hollywood at the time, it is not postcard backed, and has an actual signature in blue ink.