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Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: ...

wikipedia - 18 Sep 2017
Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: [ˈɡreːˈta lʊˈviːˈsa ˈɡɵstafˈsɔn]; 18 September 1905 – 15 April 1990), was a Swedish-born American film actress during the 1920s and 1930s. Garbo was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Actress and received an honorary one in 1954 for her "luminous and unforgettable screen performances." In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Garbo fifth on their list of the greatest female stars of Classic Hollywood Cinema, after Ka
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Greta Garbo finds safe haven with help of Little Geri

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - 26 Aug 2017
If you've been following the chicken coop saga, you'll remember that we have a new resident at the Poulet Chalet. Little Greta Garbo, a feather-footed miniature hen, joined the ladies back at the end of June. She was the lone survivor of a coop ...
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Remembering Hu Die, China's Greta Garbo

AsiaOne - 09 Sep 2017
Hu Die (1908-89), hailed as China's Greta Garbo, was among China's top film stars in the 1920s and '30s because of her elegance and natural acting style. And she embodied a transformation in the mentality of Chinese women. Hu starred in 90 movies in a ...
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Jeremiah Goodman, Portraitist of Gilded Homes, Dies at 94

New York Times - 14 Sep 2017
The accessorized apartment and house interiors he painted belonged to, among others, Greta Garbo, the jewelry designer Elsa Peretti, the philanthropist Betsy Bloomingdale, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, the fashion editor Diana Vreeland, the photographer ...
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30-21: Best American movies of all time - 19 Sep 2017
30. Ninotchka. Ernst Lubitsch, 1939. Greta Garbo is at her loveliest (and funniest) as a humorless, hard-line Soviet emissary who unwillingly succumbs to the capitalist charms of Melvyn Douglas and Paris in the spring. Every frame is a delight. +9 ...
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Night of 1000 Marilyns!

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 19 Sep 2017
The Party: Guests came dressed to kill as their favorite Hollywood legends such as Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Marlene Dietrich, Jimmy Stewart and Greta Garbo as they explored the museum while enjoying DJ Title Town, and a late-night drag show ...
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Tony Lucia's TV and art films: today through Sept. 23

Reading Eagle - 17 Sep 2017
Garbo. In an acting career that lasted only 20 years, and despite seldom working with great filmmakers, Greta Garbo somehow summoned the will and genius to become what many would argue was the greatest actress in the history of the medium.
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Patty Tugas celebrates her 90th birthday, singing

Ormond Beach Observer - 19 Sep 2017
They were singing to Patty Tugas who was celebrating her 90th birthday that day, and Tugas sang right along. Scanning the room full of women, it isn't easy to pick out the birthday girl. No one looks 90 years old, especially not Tugas. “Greta Garbo and ...
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Greta Garbo, la divina che scelse il silenzio

Io Donna - 13 Sep 2017
Nessuna apparizione pubblica, nessuna intervista, nessuna foto posata, nessuna dichiarazione, nessuna partecipazione ad eventi, feste, premi. Niente di niente: la Divina Greta Garbo visse la sua seconda vita, fino alla morte, avvenuta a 85 anni, come ...
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Jeremiah Goodman, 94, renowned for portraits of interiors

Buffalo News - 15 Sep 2017
Among them were Greta Garbo, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, Pablo Picasso and the Dutchess of Windsor. Revered among interior designers and architects, his work is in the permanent collections of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and The ...
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5 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend

Tribune-Review - 15 Sep 2017
The Andy Warhol Museum invites you to dress up as your favorite Hollywood silver screen star, like Clark Gable, Marilyn Monroe, Marlene Dietrich, Jimmy Stewart or Greta Garbo, for its third annual fundraiser, "Night of 1,000 Marilyns," from 8 p.m ...
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 - 18 Sep 2017
They include English poet/lexicographer Samuel Johnson, writer of the first English dictionary, in 1709; U.S. Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story in 1779; French physicist Leon Foucault, inventor of the gyroscope, in 1819; actor Greta Garbo in 1905 ...
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Bjorn Borg vs John McEnroe, the greatest rivalry ever

Tennis World - 19 Sep 2017
Bjorn Borg was born in the same neighborhood as Greta Garbo, and like her, he created his own legend by disappearing before being trapped on the sunset boulevard. At Wimbledon, McEnroe capped a tumultuous two weeks by ending Bjorn Borg's five-year ...

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