Judy Garland (1922-69) American actress, singer and vaudevillian. She received a Juvenile Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, Grammy Awards and a Special Tony Award. She remains the youngest recipient (at 39 years of age) of the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in the motion picture industry.
Judy Garland was found dead in the bathroom of her rented house in Chelsea, London on June 22, 1969 by her then newly wed husband Mickey Deans. She was 47 years old and had a career that spanned 45 of those 47 years. Her cause of death was established as being "an incautious self-overdosage" of barbiturates (what all the cool kids were doing back then).