“Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” first appeared in the film Meet Me in St. Louis in 1944, as sung by judy garland.
And I was really obsessed with judy garland as a young girl.
Aside from judy garland, you were one of the first child stars who succumbed to the perils of fame and celebrity—namely, drugs.
"wreath of flowers," c.1300 (mid-13c. in Anglo-Latin), from Old French garlande, perhaps from Frankish *weron "adorn, bedeck" (cf. Middle High German wieren "adorn, bedeck"), from PIE *wei- "to turn, twist" (see wire).
early 15c., "to make a garland;" 1590s, "to crown with a garland," from garland (n.). Related: Garlanded; garlanding.