Greer Garson (September 29, 1904 - April 06 1996) was a Golden Globe and Academy Award winning television and motion pictures actress best known for her roles in film noir's.
Greer was born in London, England to small-time actress Nina Ross.
Her first movie appearance was in the MGM movie Goodbye, Mr. Chips, which earned Greer an Oscar nomination.
She then went on to appear in many other films with her last major one being in 1961, in Sunrise at Campobello.
ACADEMY AWARD WINS AND NOMINATION:
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939) (nomination)
Blossoms in the Dust (1941) (nomination)
Mrs. Miniver (1942) (win)
Madame Curie (1943) (nomination)
Mrs. Parkington (1944) (nomination)
The Valley of Decision (1945) (nomination)
Sunrise at Campobello (1960)
GOLDEN GLOBE WINS:
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama:
Sunrise at Campobello (1960).