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Katharine Hepburn and Katharine Hepburn

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Katharine Martha Hepburn, née Houghton, with her daughter, Katharine Houghton Hepburn, who grew to be a famous actress, shown here in 1907.

Although the younger Katharine is better known, Katharine senior was very accomplished too. Among other things she was a leader the suffrage movement in the United States, and helped found the organization that would become Planned Parenthood.

 

Katherine Hepburn

Original B&W photo.

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