November 12, 1929
September 14, 1982
5 ft 6½ in | 169 cm
34-24-35 in | 86.5-61-89 cm
55 kg | 121 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Grace Patricia Kelly was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, on November 12, 1929, was an American actress.
Young Grace Kelly first started her career as a model, at local charity events.
She began her acting career in a play "Don't Feed the Animals" (1942), at the age of 12.
She landed her Broadway debut in a play "The Father" (1949) in role as Bertha, at Cort Theatre.
She made her big screen debut in drama thriller film Fourteen Hours (1951) in role as Louise Anne Fuller, at the age of 22.
She got her television debut in NBC anthology drama series Kraft Television Theatre (1948–1954) in Various characters.
Grace's breakthrough performance came as Linda Nordley in romantic drama movie Mogambo (1953).
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She won the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as Georgie Elgin in drama film The Country Girl (1954).
She was nominated for the Academy Award and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Linda Nordley in romantic drama film Mogambo (1953).
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress and won the National Board of Review Award for Best Actress for her role as Margot Mary Wendice in crime mystery film Dial M for Murder (1954).
She won the National Board of Review Award for Best Actress for her role as Lisa Carol Fremont in mystery thriller movie Rear Window (1954).
To Catch a Thief (1955) romantic thriller as Frances Stevens
High Noon (1952) Western as Amy Fowler Kane
High Society (1956) musical comedy as Tracy Lord
The Swan (1956) romantic drama as Princess Alexandra
Green Fire (1954) drama adventure as Catherine Knowland
The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954) drama action as Nancy Brubaker
She played various characters in several television plays in NBC drama anthology television series: Kraft Television Theatre (1948, 1952–1954) and The Philco Television Playhouse (1950–1953).
Graduated from Stevens School in Germantown, Philadelphia (1947).
Graduated from American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Manhattan, New York City.
Had older sister, Margaret and younger sister, Elizabeth also older brother, John B. Kelly Jr.
Had Irish-American and German ancestry
She retired from acting at the age of 26 to marry Prince Rainier III of Monaco, in 1956.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6329 Hollywood Boulevard in 1960.
She won the Golden Globe Award for World Favorite Film Female in 1956.
She was good friend with actress Maureen O’Hara.
Her favorite flowers were roses.
She was inaugurated into the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1960.
Founded non-profit organization AMADE Mondiale.
Kelly died on Sept 14, 1982 in Monaco when she lost control of her automobile, at the age of 52.
She was married to Prince Rainier III of Monaco (1956-1982), they had three children: Stephanie, Caroline and Albert II.
She dated Robert Dornhelm (1980-1981), William Holden (1954-1955), Bing Crosby (1953-1955), Gary Cooper (1952-1953), Gene Lyons (1951-1952), Jack Oechsle (1948-1950) and Don Richardson (1950-1951) .