# Julia Child

Julia Child occupies a permanent place in the pantheon of celebrity chefs, leaving an indelible mark on cookery in America.

The master of French cooking knew how to throw a traditional American Thanksgiving feast
This legendary culinary personality brought French cooking to the masses — but that's not all she did
She was fearless, curious, and generous, and she taught us how to cook some of the world's most delicious food for ourselves

The first annual Julia Child Award will be presented to a chef who has improved how Americans think about food and cooking.

Famous chef Jacques Pépin was honored recently by Kimpton’s Prescott Hotel
Jacques Pépin Begins Filming Final PBS Cooking Series
The US Postal Service's Celebrity Chef Series will be issued September 26
Julia Child is best remembered for her gourmet creations, but did you know that she could eat a whole bag of goldfish in one sitting?
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