It is an Actress and not an actor who received four Academy Awards for Best Actress—a record for any performer. She was Katharine Houghton Hepburn from USA. She spend more than 60 years in acting career.
She received the four wins as
1. Best Actress, win, for the movie Morning Glory in 6th Academy Awards.
2. Best Actress, win, for the movie Guess Who's Coming to Dinner in 40th Academy Awards.
3. Best Actress, win, for the movie The Lion in Winter in 41st Academy Awards.
4. Best Actress, win, for the movie On Golden Pond in 54th Academy Awards.
Besides her remarkable career in acting she is filled with lots of Qualities like she oten wore slacks instead of dresses, decades before it became fashionable for women to do so. She is outspoken personality.
She Was nominated for two Tony Awards. First in 1970 as Best Actress (Musical), for playing the title character and second in 1982 as Best Actress (Play), for "The West Side Waltz" but she lost both times.
In Male actor , only Jack Nicholson(2 Best Actor, 1 Best Supporting Actor) and Walter Brennan (3 Best Supporting Actor) has won 3 awards . Jack Nicholson is an American actor, film director, producer and writer. Walter Brennan was an American actor who died on September 21, 1974.
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