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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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Weekend Picks: 'End of the Rainbow,' 'Star Wars' at the Bowl, MixMatch Dance Festival and more
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-08-09 18:20:00
On our radar for the coming weekend are biographical shows about legends Judy Garland and Isadora Duncan, and the first two films in the “Star Wars” saga presented with live orchestra. Plus, there’s the return of the annual dance-stravaganza known as the MixMatch Dance Festival. Garland bio-musical...

Liza Minnelli doesn't 'approve' of Judy Garland movie with Renée Zellweger 'in any way'
USA Today Movies, 2018-06-15 17:36:30
"I don’t know how these stories get started, but I do not approve nor sanction the upcoming film about Judy Garland in any way," Liza Minnelli wrote on Facebook. "Any reports to the contrary are 100% Fiction."         

Jerry Maren, last surviving munchkin from 'The Wizard of Oz,' dies at 98
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-06-06 21:50:00
Actor Jerry Maren, the green-clad tough guy of the Lollipop Guild who famously handed Dorothy (Judy Garland) a giant lollipop in the 1939 film classic “The Wizard of Oz,” has died at 98. Standing at 4 feet 3, Maren was the longest-living member of the munchkins and the last surviving ...

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