For 28 years they worked: acquiring antiques from Europe and designing the building and it’s rooms in different styles. In the meantime Mr. Hearst invited guests and hosted parties. Some of the most famous people of the time attended. Remember Charlie Chaplin, Cary Grant, Greta Garbo and the like? Speaking of which, did you know that the Orson Welles’s film Citizen Kane was based on Hearst’s life?