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Judy Garland: Career, biographical highlights

Judy Garland was born Frances Gumm on June 10, 1922, in Grand Rapids, Minn. She died June 22, 1969, in London.

Film highlights

`The Wizard of Oz' (1939)

`Babes in Arms' (1939)

`Strike Up the Band' (1940)

`Little Nellie Kelly' (1940)

`Ziegfeld Girl' (1941)

`Babes on Broadway' (1941)

`For Me and My Gal' (1942)

`Presenting Lily Mars' (1943)

`Girl Crazy' (1943)

`Meet Me in St. Louis' (1944)

`The Clock' (1945)

`The Harvey Girls' (1945)

`Ziegfeld Follies' (1946)

`Till the Clouds Roll By' (1946)

`Words and Music' (1948)

`The Pirate' (1948)

`Easter Parade' (1948)

`In the Good Old Summertime' (1949)

`Summer Stock' (1950)

`A Star is Born' (1954)

`Judgment at Nuremberg' (1961)

`Gay Purr-ee' (1962)

`A Child is Waiting' (1963)

`I Could Go On Singing' (1963)

Academy Awards

1940: `The Wizard of Oz' and `Babes in Arms' (Academy Juvenile Award)

1955: `A Star is Born' (Best Actress nomination)

1962: `Judgment at Nuremberg' (Best Supporting Actress nomination)

Emmy Awards

1956: Best Female Singer nomination

1962: Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program nomination

1964: Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program nomination

Golden Globes

1955: `A Star is Born' (Best Actress -- Motion Picture Musical or Comedy)

1962: `Judgment at Nuremberg' (Best Supporting Actress -- Motion Picture nomination)

1962: Cecil B. DeMille Award for Lifetime Achievement

Grammy Awards

1961: `Judy at Carnegie Hall' (Album of the Year)

1961: `Judy at Carnegie Hall' (Best Female Solo Performance)

1999: Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Grammy Hall of Fame

1981: `Over the Rainbow'

1998: `(Dear Mr. Gable) You Made Me Love You'

1998: `Judy at Carnegie Hall'

2005: `Meet Me in St. Louis' soundtrack

2006: `The Wizard of Oz' soundtrack

Tony Awards

1952: Special Tony Award for 19-week engagement at the Palace Theatre

Marriages

David Rose (1941--1944)

Vincente Minnelli (1945--1951)

Sid Luft (1952--1965)

Mark Herron (1965--1967)

Mickey Deans (1969)

Children

Liza Minnelli (1946- )

Lorna Luft (1952- )

Joe Luft (1955- )

Sources: The Grammy Awards, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Internet Movie Database, TV Guide, Wikipedia

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