Judy Garland Net Worth

Judy Garland was an American actress, singer, and vaudevillian who had a net worth of $40 thousand at the time of her death – the equivalent of $300,000 in today’s dollars after adjusting for inflation. She had earned more than $400,000 in movie salaries before turning 18 and would go on to make nearly $10 million during her career, roughly $100 million after adjusting for inflation.

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Judy Garland Info
Net Worth$40 Thousand
Date of BirthJune 10, 1922 - June 22, 1969 (age 47 years)
Height4 ft 11 in (1.51 m)
ProfessionActor, Singer, Vaudeville Performer


By 1928, the Gumm Sisters had started performing together in various television segments. Eventually, the group changed their name to the “Garland Sisters,” and it was never clearly revealed why they chose this name – although a number of theories later arose. Judy Garland was singled out by songwriter Burton Lane, and he organized an audition for her with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios. After performing a song during the audition, Garland was given a contract.

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From the time I was thirteen, there was a constant struggle between MGM and me - whether or not to eat, how much to eat, what to eat. I remember this more vividly than anything else about my childhood.

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It's lonely and cold on the top... lonely and cold.

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I think there's something peculiar about me that I haven't died. It doesn't make sense but I refuse to die.

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I wasn't close to my father, but I wanted to be all my life. He had a funny sense of humor, and he laughed all the time - good and loud, like I do. He was a gay Irish gentleman and very good-looking. And he wanted to be close to me, too, but we never had much time together.

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I don't always have to sing a song. There is something besides 'The Man That Got Away' or 'Over the Rainbow' or 'The Trolley Song.' There's a woman. There are three children. There's me! There's a lot of life going here.

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