The Secret Truth Behind the Iconic Marriage of Grace Kelly and the Prince of Monaco

A Beautiful Beginning

Grace Patricia Kelly was born into a very wealthy and affluent Pennsylvanian family in November 1929. Kelly’s Irish-American father, John, established a successful brick company which had made him a millionaire many times over. The dapper head of the family was also a champion sportsman. The rower won three Olympic gold medals in the early 20s.