Greta Garbo

(1905—1990) Swedish-born American actress

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(1905–90) Swedish film actress.

Garbo's aura of mystery and enigmatic beauty made her an adored screen idol. Her first lead role was in Torrent (1926). Her first ‘talkie’ was Anna ...

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945).

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