Greer Garson

po_Garson-GreerEileen Evelyn Greer Garson Fogelson, (September 29, 1904 – April 6, 1996), was a British American actress.

Garson was very popular during World War II, being listed by the Motion Picture Herald as one of America’s top ten box office draws from 1942 to 1946.

As one of MGM’s major stars during the 1940s, Garson received seven Academy Award nominations, including a record five consecutive nominations, winning the Best Actress award for Mrs. Miniver (1942).