On November 12, 1929, Grace Kelly, also known as Princess Grace of Monaco, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Before she became Her Serene Highness the Princess of Monaco, she was an Academy Award winning actress. She starred in the Alfred Hitchcock films Dial M for Murder and Rear Window. In celebration of her birthday, check out biographies about this facinating woman, or watch her interview with Merv Griffin. While her life was tragically cut short by an auto accident in 1982, her legend lives on in a variety of media.