Remembering Judy Garland ‘s Birthday!

ABOUT
Unforgettable icon who played Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz and and became the youngest winner of the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 1961 movie Judgment at Nuremberg.

BEFORE FAME
She began performing vaudeville at the age of two and a half.

TRIVIA FACT
Many years after dying from a barbiturate overdose in 1997, she was given a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.

FAMILY LIFE
She married her fifth husband, Mickey Deans, in 1969. Her children, Liza Minnelli and Lorna Luft, became singers and actors.

ASSOCIATED WITH
Although she is best known for playing Dorothy in Wizard of Oz, she also starred in A Star is Born with James Mason.