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

wikipedia - 27 Dec 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's Swedish island villa is on the market

Curbed - 10 Jan 2018
Here's your chance to live like one of the world's most famous actresses, in a fashionable summer home on an island, no less. It's the vacation villa of Hollywood icon Greta Garbo—whose Manhattan apartment recently sold for $2.5 million above asking ...
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House of the Week: Greta Garbo's Swedish Retreat

WWD - 12 Jan 2018
The basement, which she used as a game room, also still has features that she designed, including having a relief from a church installed on the walls, according to Mansion Global. Elsewhere on the grounds of the remote property are two cabins that ...
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Greta Garbo's Apartment Looks Goddamn Incredible

Jezebel - 05 Jan 2018
The apartment sold for 43 percent higher than its initial asking price, probably because it takes a stronger person than any of us to stand in Greta Garbo's apartment, surrounded by Greta Garbo's stuff, and resist recklessly throwing out enormous ...
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Greta Garbo's Longtime Apartment Sells for $8.5 Million

WWD - 06 Jan 2018
This is 43 percent more than the $5.95 million Garbo's family sought for the three-bedroom co-op apartment in the posh Campanile building next to the East River that was the reclusive star's home for 40 years until her death in 1990 at age 84. It ...
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Greta Garbo's Swedish island retreat is for sale

The Spaces - 10 Jan 2018
Hollywood siren Greta Garbo's secret summer home on the Swedish island of Ingarö has hit the market. The seven-bedroom house was built in 1929 in a traditional style on the island, which is part of the Stockholm archipelago. It unfurls over 283 sq m ...
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Greta Garbo's Longtime Home Fetched Significantly Over Ask

Observer - 04 Jan 2018
The apartment where legendary Swedish film star Greta Garbo lived for nearly 40 years has officially sold, for the first time since the late actress purchased it in 1953. Garbo resided in the three-bedroom, three-bathroom residence at 450 East 52nd ...
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Greta Garbo's Longtime New York Home Sells for $8.5 Million

Wall Street Journal - 26 Dec 2017
The Manhattan apartment actress Greta Garbo called home for nearly 40 years—which had remained largely as it was when she lived there—has sold for $8.5 million, or 43% more than its asking price of $5.95 million, according to her great-nephew Craig ...
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Tony Lucia's TV and Art Films: Through Jan. 27

Reading Eagle - 21 Jan 2018
Such as "Ninotchka" (1939; 9:15 a.m.), the celebrated comedy with Greta Garbo as a glum Soviet communist sent swooning by an assignment in Paris. "The Wildcat" (1921; 11:15 a.m.) is rather more primitive, with Pola Negri as a bandit queen who falls for ...
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Enya enjoys the taste of the (inter) continental - 15 Jan 2018
She is the Greta Garbo of the Irish music industry - rarely seen, but never less than brilliant. I am talking, of course, of Enya, the Gweedore goddess/genius and all round Donegal divine being, who lives in a mansion high up in the Killiney hills ...
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Le paradis suédois de Greta Garbo en vente

Les Échos - 15 Jan 2018
Derrière cette maison jaune se cache le refuge de Greta Garbo, non loin de son Stockholm natal. La plus secrète des stars venait s'y ressourcer auprès de son frère, loin d'Hollywood. Donnant sur la Baltique, entourée par plus d'un hectare de terrain ...
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Guide to the Classics: Anna Karenina

The Conversation AU - 18 Jan 2018
A timeless narrative. Anna Karenina has generated four ballets, six stage plays, ten operas and 16 films. English-language versions include a 1935 black-and-white film starring Greta Garbo – much treasured despite the incompatibility between Garbo's ...
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Is Meryl Streep the best Hollywood actress of all time?

Hindustan Times - 08 Jan 2018
No other actress had the charisma Greta Garbo did. She built around her a mystic aura which made her legion. Though not a classic actress, Greta Garbo was brilliant in author-backed characters, such as Mata Hari and Anna Karenina. Her low-pitched ...
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Jacques C. Schiff Jr. (1931-2017)

Linn's Stamp News - 16 Jan 2018
Jacques C. Schiff Jr., a prominent stamp dealer, auctioneer and renowned error stamps expert, died Dec. 20, 2017. Born in 1931 and raised in New York City, Mr. Schiff was an avid collector at a young age. He started collecting at age 5 at the urging of ...

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