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Biography #2 (for The Wizard of Oz)Following the release of The Wizard of Oz, the former child star Judy Garland [1922-1969] (Dorothy Gale) went on to a celebrated international career as an actress (Oscar-nominated for 1954's A Star Is Born and 1961's Judgment at Nuremberg) and singer -- she became a cornerstone of MGM musicals and a beloved figure on the concert stage and television (The Judy Garland Show). The entertainer, whose personal problems sometimes made front-page news, was forever linked to Dorothy Gale, and claimed to never tire of singing Over the Rainbow in all of her live stage appearances.
for "The Wizard of Oz" updated 18-Aug-2002
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