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Judy Garland

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Biography

Garland in 1963.

Source: Wikipedia

Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American singer, actress, and vaudevillian. She was renowned for her contralto vocals and attained international stardom that continued throughout a career spanning more than 40 years as an actress in musical and dramatic roles, as a recording artist, and on concert stages.

Fact file

  • Born: Frances Ethel Gumm June 10, 1922 Grand Rapids, Minnesota, U.S.
  • Died: June 22, 1969 (aged 47) Chelsea, England, U.K.
  • Cause of death: Barbiturate overdose
  • Occupation: Actress singer vaudevillian
  • Years active: 1924–1969 (singer) 1929–1967 (actress)
  • Spouse(s): David Rose (m. 1941; div. 1944) Vincente Minnelli (m. 1945; div. 1951) Sidney Luft (m. 1952; div. 1965) Mark Herron (m. 1965; div. 1967) Mickey Deans (m. 1969)
  • Children: 3; including Liza Minnelli and Lorna Luft
  • Parent(s): Francis Avent Gumm Ethel Marion Milne
  • Awards: List of awards and honors

Read more about Judy Garland at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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alexstedman2013
Variety, 2020-02-10 04:34:38
Renée Zellweger won best actress at the 92nd Academy Awards for her portrayal of Hollywood icon Judy Garland in “Judy.” The actress took the stage celebrating heroes, and her hero Judy Garland. “This past year of conversations celebrating Judy Garland across generations and across cultures has been a really cool ...

Playing Hollywood icon Judy Garland in 'Judy' earns Renée Zellweger her second Oscar
LA Times Entertainme, 2020-02-10 04:14:04
Renée Zellweger wins the Oscar for best actress for playing Judy Garland near the end of her life in 'Judy.'

alexstedman2013
Variety, 2020-02-04 16:00:49
Neither Liza Minnelli nor her sister, Lorna Luft, plans to see “Judy,” a film that’s based on their mother Judy Garland’s final months and stars Oscar front-runner Renée Zellweger. The film’s director, Rupert Goold, understands their hesitancy. “I’m not sure I’d want to see a movie about my mother,” he ...

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