Greer Garson

Greer Garson
1904 - 1996
Greer Garson  British Actress

Greer Garson dating history


Greer Garson was previously married to E.E. Fogelson (1949), Richard Ney (1943 - 1947) and Edward Alec Abbot Snelson (1933 - 1940).

Greer Garson was in a relationship with Louis B. Mayer.

Greer Garson had encounters with Errol Flynn (1948 - 1949), George Jessel (1940) and Joseph L. Mankiewicz.


British Actress Greer Garson was born Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson on 29th September, 1904 in Manor Park, Essex, England, United Kingdom and passed away on 6th Apr 1996 Dallas, Tx aged 91. She is most remembered for Mrs. Miniver. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Greer Garson was in 14 on-screen matchups, including Clark Gable in Adventure (1945), Cesar Romero in Julia Misbehaves (1948), Dana Andrews in Strange Lady in Town (1955), Errol Flynn in That Forsyte Woman (1949) and Laurence Olivier in Pride and Prejudice (1940).

Greer Garson is a member of the following lists: Best Actress Academy Award winners, California Republicans and Best Drama Actress Golden Globe (film) winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 73 years, 10 months 28 years, 10 months 5 years, 9 months
Dating1 - - -
Encounter3 82 years, 11 months 27 years, 8 months 3 months
Total7 82 years, 11 months 24 years, 3 months 3 months


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
Buried Sparkman-Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Dallas, Texas
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 British
University BA, University of London (1926)
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Mrs. Miniver
Year(s) Active 1937–1982, 1937–1996, 1932–1986
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, 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

Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson CBE (29 September 1904 – 6 April 1996) was a British American actress and singer. She was a major star at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer popularized during the Second World War for her portrayal of strong women on the homefront; listed by the Motion Picture Herald as one of America's top-ten box office draws from 1942 to 1946.

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


Little Women1978Aunt Kathryn MarchTV Show
The Love Boat1977Alice BaileyTV Show
The Little Drummer Boy Book II1976Our Story Teller (voice, as Miss Greer Garson)TV Show
Crown Matrimonial1974Queen MaryTV Movie
The Little Drummer Boy1968Our Story Teller (voice, as Miss Greer Garson)TV Movie
The Happiest Millionaire1967MotherMovie
Laugh-In1967Guest PerformerTV Show
The Singing Nun1966Mother PrioressMovie
Invincible Mr. Disraeli1963Mary Anne DisraeliTV Movie
The Virginian1962Frances B. FinchTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961Juliette HarbenTV Show
Pepe1960Greer GarsonMovie
Sunrise at Campobello1960Eleanor RooseveltMovie
Captain Brassbound's Conversion1960Lady Cicely WaynfleteTV Movie
Telephone Time1956Liza RichardsonTV Show
The Little Foxes1956Regina GiddensTV Movie
Strange Lady in Town1955Dr. Julia Winslow GarthMovie
Star Stage1955TV Show
Her Twelve Men1954Jan StewartMovie
Father Knows Best1954Greer GarsonTV Show
Producers' Showcase1954Elena KrugTV Show
Julius Caesar1953CalpurniaMovie
Scandal at Scourie1953Victoria McChesneyMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Antonia Stuart, Lydia Shaw, Molly MalloyTV Show
The Law and the Lady1951Jane HoskinsMovie
The Miniver Story1950Kay MiniverMovie
The Bob Hope Show1950Minor RoleTV Show
That Forsyte Woman1949Irene ForsyteMovie
Julia Misbehaves1948Julia PackettMovie
Desire Me1947Marise AubertMovie
Adventure1945Emily SearsMovie
The Valley of Decision1945Mary RaffertyMovie
Mrs. Parkington1944Susie ParkingtonMovie
Madame Curie1943Marie CurieMovie
The Youngest Profession1943Greer GarsonMovie
Mrs. Miniver1942Mrs. MiniverMovie
Random Harvest1942PaulaMovie
Blossoms in the Dust1941Edna GladneyMovie
When Ladies Meet1941Clare WoodrufMovie
Pride and Prejudice1940Elizabeth BennetMovie
Goodbye, Mr. Chips1939KatherineMovie
Remember?1939Linda BronsonMovie
The School for Scandal1937TV Movie
How He Lied to Her Husband1937TV Movie
Theatre Parade1936Viola, YasminTV Show
Inasmuch...1934St. ClaraShort Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

wjerryzwjerryzFeb 23, 2016

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.

magicfairy117magicfairy117Sep 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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