by Jessica Corbin

Greta Garbo

Greta Garbo

Greta Gardo was born September 18, 1905 Stockholm, Sweden. She was the youngest of three children. Greta Gardo was an actress from the 20th century. Her first American film was The torrent, which premiered in March of 1926. Greto gardo was in at least 28 films. Greta died April 15, 1990

Interesting Facts

1. Greta Garbo was a Swedish actress named Greta Lovisa Gustafsson. She was born on Sept 18th of 1905.

2. After making twenty eight films she retired in 1941.

3. Greta Garbo battled depression for the majority of her life.

4. Greta Garbo was diagnosed with breast cancer and was successfully treated for the disease in 1984.


Peter the Tramp 1922

The Story of Gösta Berling 1924

The Joyless Street 1925

Flesh and the Devil 1926

The Temptress 1926

The Torrent 1926

Love 1927

A Woman of Affairs 1928

The Mysterious Lady 1928

The Divine Woman 1928

The Kiss 1929

The Single Standard 1929

Wild Orchids 1929

Romance 1930 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress

Anna Christie 1931 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress

Mata Hari 1931

Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise) 1931

Anna Christie 1931

Inspiration 1931

As You Desire Me 1932

Grand Hotel 1932

Queen Christina 1933

The Painted Veil 1934

Anna Karenina 1935 New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress

Camille 1936 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress

Conquest 1937

Ninotchka 1939 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress

Two-Faced Woman 1941