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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

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Classic Hollywood; Lorna Luft remembers 1954's 'A Star Is Born' starring her mom, Judy Garland
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-10-03 10:00:00
If you think there’s excitement around the new Bradley Cooper-Lady Gaga remake of “A Star Is Born,” you should have been around 64 years ago. That’s when Warner Bros. rolled out its lavish remake of the Hollywood tale — the original came out in 1937 — starring Judy Garland in ...

Stolen ruby slippers from "Wizard of Oz" found years later
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2018-09-04 23:34:57
A pair of iconic ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in "The Wizard of Oz" were stolen from a museum 13 years ago. On Tuesday, the FBI announced the shoes were finally found. CBS News national correspondent Lee Cowan has the details.

Judy Garland's stolen ruby slippers found after 13 years
BBC Entertainment, 2018-09-04 20:46:20
The highly valued shoes from the Wizard of Oz were taken from a museum 13 years ago.

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