Greer Garson

Greer Garson
1904 - 1996

Greer Garson  English Actress


Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson Fogelson, CBE (29 September 1904 – 6 April 1996), was an Anglo-American actress who was very popular during the Second World War, being listed by the Motion Picture Herald as one of America's top-ten box office draws from 1...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship67 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length16 yrs, 1 mth
Rumored Relationships4
First Name Greer
Maiden Name Garson
Full Name at Birth Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson
Alternative Name Duchess
Age 91 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th September, 1904
Birthplace Manor Park, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Died 6th April, 1996
Place of Death Dallas, Tx
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Red
Distinctive Feature Red Hair
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Presbyterian
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
University BA, University of London (1926)
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Mrs. Miniver
Year(s) Active 1937–1982, 1937–1982, 1937–1996
Bust (inches) 36
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 25
Hips (inches) 38
Official Websites,
Father George Garson
Mother Nina Sophia Garson
Friend Rosalind Russell, Laurence Olivier, Walter Pidgeon, George Sanders, Louis B. Mayer, Errol Flynn, Benjamin Thau, Dame May Whitty, Dore Schary, Sidney Franklin, Gladys Cooper, Robert Donat, Ronald Colman, Douglas Fairbanks Jr, Tay Garrett, George Cukor, Dana Andrews, Cesar Romero, Vincente Minnelli, Gregory Peck, Art Linkletter, Fred MacMurray, Hume Cronyn, Jessica Tandy, Brian Aherne, Lew Ayres, William Tuttle, Sydney Guiraloff, George Schaefer, Ralph Levy, William Frye, Arthur Cantor, Ronald Reagan, Bob Hope, Mervyn Leroy, Jeanette MacDonald, Humphrey Bogart, Douglas Fairbanks Jr, Lillian Burns, Victor Fleming, Thomas Mitchell, Lucille Ball, Judy Garland, Lana Turner, Ann Sothern, Eleanor Roosevelt, Ilona Massey, Hedy Lamarr
Pets Gogo (Dog - Poodle), Cliquot (Dog - Poodle)
Favorite Places New Mexico
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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Greer Garson91 LibraActress
E.E. Fogelson87 AquariusActor
Errol Flynn50 GeminiActor
Richard Ney87 ScorpioActor
George Jessel83 AriesDirector
Edward Alec Abbot Snelson-
John Garfield39 PiscesActor
Bob Ritchie-
Joseph L. Mankiewicz83 AquariusWriter
Louis B. Mayer73 CancerFilm/TV Producer

Onscreen Matchups


Little Women1978 Aunt Kathryn March TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Alice Bailey TV Show
The Little Drummer Boy Book II1976 Our Story Teller Short Film
The Little Drummer Boy1968 Our Story Teller Short Film
The Happiest Millionaire1967 Mother Movie
The Singing Nun1966 Mother Prioress Movie
The Virginian1962 Frances B. Finch TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961 Juliette Harben TV Show
Pepe1960 Greer Garson Movie
Sunrise at Campobello1960 Eleanor Roosevelt Movie
Telephone Time1956 Liza Richardson TV Show
Strange Lady in Town1955 Dr. Julia Winslow Garth Movie
Star Stage1955 TV Show
Her Twelve Men1954 Jan Stewart Movie
Father Knows Best1954 Greer Garson TV Show
Producers' Showcase1954 Elena Krug TV Show
Julius Caesar1953 Calpurnia Movie
Scandal at Scourie1953 Victoria McChesney Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Molly Malloy TV Show
The Law and the Lady1951 Jane Hoskins Movie
The Miniver Story1950 Kay Miniver Movie
That Forsyte Woman1949 Irene Forsyte Movie
Julia Misbehaves1948 Julia Packett Movie
Desire Me1947 Marise Aubert Movie
Adventure1945 Emily Sears Movie
The Valley of Decision1945 Mary Rafferty Movie
Mrs. Parkington1944 Susie Graham Parkington Movie
Madame Curie1943 Marie Curie Movie
The Youngest Profession1943 Greer Garson Movie
Mrs. Miniver1942 Mrs. Miniver Movie
Random Harvest1942 Paula Movie
Blossoms in the Dust1941 Edna Gladney Movie
When Ladies Meet1941 Claire Woodruff Movie
Pride and Prejudice1940 Elizabeth Bennet Movie
Goodbye, Mr. Chips1939 Katherine Movie
Remember?1939 Linda Bronson Movie
The School for Scandal1937 TV Movie
How He Lied to Her Husband1937 TV Movie
Theatre Parade1937 Viola TV Show
Inasmuch...1934 St. Clara Short Film
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Comments on Greer Garson

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wjerryzFeb 23

Her movies were brilliant and memories of her will last a lifetime

wheelerMar 1, 2013

Love watching her films over and over. she was one of the best for sure.

magicfairy117Sep 26, 2009

Greer Garson - what a beautiful and talented lady! She exuded a warmth paired with an intelligence and sensitivity that is really rare to find!

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