Judy Garland, 47 — Died June 22, 1969: Child star-turned-troubled actress Judy Garland's life was a far cry from Dorothy's in the The Wizard of Oz. Garland was given drugs to lose weight, sleep, and wake up, beginning when she was a child, and remained hooked on them into adulthood, where, among many things, she gave an Oscar-nominated turn in A Star Is Born and a famed comeback concert at NYC's Carnegie Hall.
Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney. She was so beautiful -- Huge eyes, full lips, and everything about her. Yeah, Hollywood studios, I completely understand why you thought she wasn't attractive enough. Tragic. And let's not even start on how her talent alone should have sufficed anyway.