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*~*~My Top Ten Audrey Movie List*~*
A Poem for Audrey *~*NEW*~*
*~*About me*~*
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 The contents of my biography is in the process of being updated, some of the information  may be wrong but will be fixed shortly :)

                   *The beginning*
Audrey hepburn was born on May 4th, in 1929    Her birth name was Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston. Her father,Joseph Victor Hepburn-Ruston, was an Anglo-Irish businessman- who left home when Audrey was very young. Her mother,Ella Van Heemstra,was a Dutch baronness. Her mother stood by her side throughout her childhood and career. Her father left home when she was 6 years old.
She began private school at age 5 in England,but then moved to London because of the war.
 Then moved to the netherlands with her mother where she also attended a private school.  Audrey had two half brothers named Ian and Alex            
                 *during the war*
     While vacationing with her mother in Arnhem, Holland, Hitler's army took over the town. It was here that she fell on hard times during the Nazi occupation. Audrey suffered from depression and malnutrition. After the liberation, Audrey went to a ballet school in London on a scholarship and later began a modeling career.
  Her First big movie was Roman Holiday- which also included Gregory Peck and was directed by william wyler -she won an oscar for her role as princess anne. This movie started her career and she went on to do many other huge movies and  was then on loved by every audience she enchanted with her poise, grace, and natural and unexplicable yet undeniable beauty.
   In 1952, she was engaged to James Hanson. but Soon broke off the engagement.
She married Mel Ferrer on september25, 1954.
After many painful miscarriages, her first son,Sean Ferrer was born in lucerne, switzerlan on July 17th, 1960. After his birth the marriage became shaky. The couple Finally Divorced in 1967.
 Audrey Remarried to Andrea Dotti in Sitzerland on January 18th, 1969.  Her second son, Lucas Dotti, was born on February 8th, 1970. Andrea and Audrey  divorced in 1982.
  Audrey was given a Yorkie by Mel during the unforgiven. She named it "Mr Famous"  She also adopted a Fawn. She treated both like  her own children.  Famous was killed in traffic.  She was given another yorkie, Assam of Assam, after his death.
                         *unicef*  ( now has more info)
 In 1988 audrey accepts the nomination of Goodwill ambassador for unicef at age 60
She took trips to bangladesh, the sudan, Ethiopia, El salvador, vietnam, somalia and other places as well.
 The first place she visited as ambassador was ethiopia- her main concern there was obtaining vitimans to prevent blindness in the children
She took time off  of unicef- to make her last film- always- in 1989.