GRETA GARBO, DIED AT 84 – $50 MILLION
Swedish-born American actress Greta Garbo received an Academy Honorary Award and was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Actress. It was in 1922 when Garbo accepted a part in a short comedy, Peter the Tramp. She also appeared in Torrent, The Temptress, and Anna Christine. It was her appearance in Grand Hotel that finally earned her the Oscar for Best Picture. Resources say that her portfolio consisted of many lucrative investments, including a fine real estate property in Beverly Hills and a large portion of Rodeo Drive. Hollywood’s elusive star, who gave us some of the most memorable performances in romantic films of the 1930s died at the age of 84 at New York Hospital.