Visitors to the exhibition are greeted by the photo that adorned a LIFE cover in 1956; Grace Kelly wearing a seafoam /blue gown designed by Edith Head. On display is the dress and the matching coat. "She wore things that she liked many times," curator Cynthia Cooper said, noting she also wore the dress to the opening of The Country Girl, for which she won an Oscar in 1955.
♣♣Grace Kelly ♣♣NAME: Grace Patricia Kelly OCCUPATION: Film Actress, Princess BIRTH DATE: November 12, 1929 DEATH DATE: September 14, 1982 EDUCATION: American Academy of Dramatic Arts PLACE OF DEATH: France AKA: Princess Grace of Monaco AKA: French Princesse Grace de Monaco less about BEST KNOWN FOR A highly popular film actress in the 1950s, Grace Kelly starred in movies such as Dial M for Murder and To Catch a Thief. She married Prince Rainier III of Monaco.