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Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn meet?
Why did Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn break up?
Despite Tracy's unwillingness to divorce his wife, the actor's relationship with Hepburn lasted until his death in 1967.
Other Relationship Information about Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn:
The pair starred in nine movies together, playing couples or romantic interests in such films as Adam's Rib (1949), Pat and Mike (1952), Desk Set (1957), and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967). In Adam's Rib, Tracy and Hepburn played a married couple that also happened to be opposing lawyers in an attempted murder case. And in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, which marked Tracy's last role before his death, the two played a liberal San Francisco couple that was initially shocked when their daughter (Katharine Houghton) brought home her African-American fiance (Sidney Poitier).