Greta Peck was a Finnish-American real estate broker as well as the first wife of Hollywood actor Gregory Peck. She is the owner of beauty salon and an estate agency and was active in charitable causes, raising money for Finnish World War II veterans.
She received the Order of the White Rose from the Finnish Government in 1967 and was also a member of the Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce and received an honorary doctorate from Finlandia University in 1994.
Greta Kukkeonen whose birth name was Eine Matilda Kukkonen was born on January 25, 1911, under the Star Sign Aquarius. She was born in Eira Hospital in Helsinki in Finland to her mother Emilia Piipari (1879-1954) and father Matti Kukkonen (1880-1935).
If we talk about her ethnicity, White-Finnish having religion Lutheran. Her educational background is still not disclosed by any internet sources.
A recognized Finnish-American estate broker, Kukkeonen owned an estate agency, and was active in charitable causes, raising money for Finnish World War II veterans.
For her such contribution, She received the Order of the White Rose from the Finnish Government in 1967. Similarly, she was also a member of the Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce and received an honorary doctorate from Finlandia University in 1994.
Furthermore, She has also played a role in several movies and TV Movie documentary. She was also known for her roles in Gregory Peck kävi Suomessa in 1953, Starring - Taina Elg in 2003 and so on.
Greta Kukkeonen has married twice in her lifetime but her both married ends with divorce. She tied a knot with her first husband Charles Rice which was not long lasted.
After her first unsuccessful marriage, She again exchanged her vow with the famous Hollywood actor, Gregory Peck and the relationship lasted for less than 15 years. Her husband had remarried with Veronique Passani but she remained single and take care of her family.
However, Their union was good as they shared three sons named Jonathan Peck who was born in 1944 but he suicides in 1975 whereas next child Stephen Peck born in 1945, and the younger one Carey Paul Peck who was born in 1949. Greta was also the grandmother of Ethan Peck.
Greta Kukkeonen was a talented, self-motivated and active Women who have accumulated a decent amount of money from her career in her lifetime. Her estimated net worth was not revealed but it is found that she had around $3 million dollars.
The famous Personality Greta Kukkeonen was no more with us and left this world on January 19, 2008, in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, the USA at the age of 97.
Born: January 25, 1911, Helsinki, Finland
Died: January 19, 2008, Beverly Hills, California, United States
Spouse: Gregory Peck (m. 1942–1955)
Children: Stephen Peck, Jonathan Peck, Carey Paul Peck
Grandchildren: Ethan Peck, Marisa Peck, Christopher Peck