Greta Garbo bio

Birth Name: Greta Lovisa Gustafsson

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: Stockholm, Sweden

Date Of Birth: September18, 1905

Date Of Death: April 15, 1990

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Swedish

Greta Garbo was born on the 18th of September, 1905. She was popular for being a Movie Actress. Swedish film star who rose to fame in the 1930s. For her role as the title character in the 1935 film Anna Karenina, she received a New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress.

Greta Garbo was born in Stockholm, Sweden. Her first job was a soap-lather girl in a barbershop. Her Swedish film, The Saga of Gosta Berling, caught the attention of MGM, and two films later she was a superstar.

Greta Garbo was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Greta Garbo was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Greta Lovisa Gustafsson is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Greta’s Greta Lovisa Gustafsson attended Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm (1922-24).


Greta Garbo’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Greta Garbo’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Greta Garbo kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Greta Garbo was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Greta Lovisa Gustafsson
NICKNAME:The Swedish Sphinx, The Face, La Divina



Zodiac Sign: Greta Garbo was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Greta Garbo was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Greta Garbo had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Greta Garbo’s birth sign is Virgo and she had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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