Judy Garland





Judy Garland

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born
in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, The United States
June 10, 1922

died
June 22, 1969

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Actress and singer. Born on Frances Ethel Gumm on June 10, 1922, in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Judy Garland, the star of many classic musical films, was known for her tremendous talent and troubled life. She started out in show business at an early age. The daughter of vaudeville professionals, she started her stage career as a child.

Garland was called "Baby Gumm" and sang "Jingle Bells" at her first public performance at age of two and a half. With her two older sisters, Susie and Jimmie, Garland soon began performing as part of the Gumm Sisters.

In 1926, the Gumm family moved to California where Garland and her sisters studied acting and dancing. They played numerous gigs that their mother Ethel had arranged for them as their manager and age
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Over the Rainbow: The Very ...
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Classic Judy Garland: The C...
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Judy Garland - The Signatur...
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Judy, Frank & Dean - The Le...
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Judy Garland - Ford Star Ju...
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The Wizard of Oz
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Judy at Carnegie Hall: 40th...
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Rainbow: The Stormy Life of...
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“Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.”
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“For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.”
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“I've always taken 'The Wizard of Oz' very seriously, you know. I believe in the idea of the rainbow. And I've spent my entire life trying to get over it. ”
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