Marilyn Monroe, from a photo set by Alfred Eisenstaedt “I never quite understood it, this being a sex symbol. I always thought symbols were those things you clash together! That’s the trouble, a sex symbol becomes a thing. I just hate to be a.
Katharine Hepburn (May 1907 – June was an American actress of film, stage, and television. Known for her headstrong independence and spirited personality, Hepburn's career as a Hollywood leading lady spanned more than 60 years. She died at the age of