Elizabeth Taylor: 1932-2011
Legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor died March 23, 2011. She was 79.
ca. 1950s --- Picture shows Elizabeth Taylor ... her flawless beauty makes this unusual part-portrait of the girl who has been called "The Beauty of her Generation," perhaps the century. Undated photo circa 1950s. --- Image byUnderwood & Underwood/CORBIS
Portait of actress Elizabeth Taylor, 15, at home.
Elizabeth Taylor 1957 --- On the Set of "Giant" --- Image by Sunset Boulevard/Corbis
Elizabeth Taylor waves to the crowd, on May 20 1993, before the showing of the film "Cliffhanger" during the evening of "Cinema against Aids" at Cannes International Film festival. Taylor, famed for her striking blue eyes and eight marriages as well a glittering film career, has died at the age of 79, a statement by her publicist said March 23, 2011.
Elizabeth Taylor, the glamorous queen of American movie stardom, whose achievements as an actress were often overshadowed by her rapturous looks and real-life dramas, died early Wednesday, March 23, 2011, of congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, said publicist Sally Morrison. She was 79.
Actress Elizabeth Taylor as a baby in the arms of her mother, Sara Taylor (1896 - 1994).
Actress Elizabeth Taylor poses in an old film still.
Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift in "A Place In the Sun." (1951)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor poses for a portrait on the set of the movie 'Giant' which was released on November 24, 1956.
British-born child actor Elizabeth Taylor arrives in America at the age of seven. (Jan. 1, 1939)
British-born actress Elizabeth Taylor at the age of twelve. (1944)
A Jan. 6, 1953 file photo shows one of the first pictures of Elizabeth Taylor with son Michael Howard Wilding, son of Taylor and English actor Michael Wilding. Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79.
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses In USA, mid-1960s. A Childhood Star After Her Appearance In 'National Velvet' At Twelve, Taylor Would Later Win Best Actress Oscars For 'Butterfield 8' And 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?'
Elizabeth Taylor, seen in this April 1986 file photo with Michael Jackson at the horse races at Hollywood Park, the glamorous queen of American movie stardom, whose achievements as an actress were often overshadowed by her rapturous looks and real-life dramas, died early Wednesday, March 23, 2011, of congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, said publicist Sally Morrison. She was 79.
Elizabeth Taylor in the 1943 film "Lassie Come Home."
A young Elizabeth Taylor is seen during the time that she was filming "National Velvet." (1944)
Elizabeth Taylor, photographed in the 1940s, launched her long career with the horse-racing film "National Velvet" in her early teens (left). Elizabeth Taylor passed away from congestive heart failure on March 23, 2011, at age 79. Lindsay Lohan played the star in Lifetime's biopic, "Liz & Dick," released the following year.
Elizabeth Taylor shares an affectionate moment with her equine friend in the 1944 film, "National Velvet."
Elizabeth Taylor in costume for her character in the 1957 film "Raintree County."
Elizabeth Taylor is seen with singer Eddie Fisher before their marriage. Fisher, whose huge fame as a pop singer was overshadowed by scandals ending his marriages to Debbie Reynolds and Elizabeth Taylor, died Sept. 22, 2010. He was 85.
This 1961 photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor in the film "BUtterfield 8." Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died of congestive heart failure on March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles. She was 79.
Elizabeth Taylor is seen on the set of the movie "Cleopatra," in Rome. Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79. (May 8, 1962)
Elizabeth Taylor poses as Queen Cleopatra in this photo from Joseph L. Mankiewiez' 1963 film "Cleopatra."
Actress Elizabeth Taylor is seen playing the title role in the film "Cleopatra," 1963.
Actress Elizabeth Taylor attends Michael Jackson's funeral service at Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park. (Sept. 3, 2009)