World famous chef and TV cooking host (1912-2004)
The success of Julia Child
Julia wrote over 20 cookbooks, her most popular being "Mastering the art of French cooking." She won 25 awards for cooking but also for being an amazing TV host. She won an Emmy in 1966 for "The French Chef." But was nominated two other times. Julia was the first TV cooking show host.
- She was 6'2".
- She had a size 12 foot.
- She died 3 days away from her 92nd birthday.
- She beat breast cancer.
- She wanted to become a chef because her husband was sick of her bad cooking.