Greta Garbo Quote
“I never said, I want to be alone. I only said, I want to be let alone! There is all the difference.”
Quoted in John Bainbridge, Garbo (1955)
Born: September 18, 1905
Died: April 15, 1990 (aged 84)
Bio: Greta Garbo, born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson, was a Swedish film actress and an international star and icon during Hollywood's silent and classic periods. Many of her films were sensational hits, and all but three of her twenty-four Hollywood films were profitable.
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