Greta Garbo

Greta Garbo

Swedish-American actress
Greta Garbo was a Swedish-American actress. Regarded as one of the greatest actresses to ever be on screen, she was known for her melancholic, somber persona, her film portrayals of tragic characters, and her subtle and understated performances.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 18, 1905
HometownStockholm, Sweden
Net worth$70 million
Height5'7" (1.71m)
ParentsKarl Alfred Gustafsson , Anna Lovisa Johansdotter
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YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1940NinotchkaNominated
1938Camille (1936 film)Nominated
1931Anna Christie (1930 English-language film)Nominated
1931Romance (1930 film)Nominated