Hepburn Honored with Commemorative Stamp

May 18, 2010 Updated: October 8, 2018

Katherine Hepburn (AFP/Getty Images)
Katherine Hepburn (AFP/Getty Images)
Academy Award and Emmy-winning actress Katherine Hepburn was honored this week by becoming the 16th star to be featured on a United States postage stamp as part of the service’s Legends of Hollywood series.

Postmaster General John Potter said in a statement, “Katharine Hepburn will be remembered for generations, for both her unparalleled acting ability and being a role model for women who chose to live life on their own terms.”

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