Perhaps you know Audrey Hepburn from her legendary role in Breakfast at Tiffany’s:

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Perhaps you even know her from her phenomenal work with UNICEF:

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The path from starlet to humanitarian actually started out back in her childhood at the outset of World War II:

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Despite her father’s efforts to protect his family by sending them from London to Holland in 1939, Audrey Hepburn and her family found themselves trapped in the country after Germany invaded the following year.