Who was the first actress to appear on a U.S. postage stamp?
Answer: According to the United States Postal Service, the first actress ever to appear on a U.S. postage stamp was Grace Kelly, on a stamp issued in 1993. A highly popular film actress in the 1950s, Grace Kelly starred in movies such as Dial M for Murder and To Catch a Thief.
After marrying Prince Rainier on April 19, 1956, Kelly abandoned her acting career in order to become Princess Consort of Monaco. Princess Grace tragically died in 1982 when she suffered a stroke while driving and drove over a steep embankment.
Grace Patricia Kelly was an American actress who became Princess of Monaco after marrying Prince Rainier III, in April 1956.
Born: 12 November 1929, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 14 September 1982, Monaco
Height: 1.69 m
Spouse: Rainier III, Prince of Monaco (m. 1956–1982)
Children: Caroline, Princess of Hanover, Stephanie, Albert II, Prince of Monaco