Remembering Elizabeth Taylor

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E 011935 02: Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor in London, England for his 50th Birthday, November 14, 1975. (Photo by Liaison Agency)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor
Actress Elizabeth Taylor
UNDATED FILE PHOTO: Actress Elizabeth Taylor. (Photo by Diane Freed)
Macy's-American Express Passport 2000 benefit
Macy's-American Express Passport 2000 benefit
378998 14: Co-host Dame Elizabeth Taylor September 23, 2000 at the Macy's-American Express Passport 2000 benefit fashion show in Santa Monica, Ca. The event is a fundraiser for AIDS/HIV research. (Photo/Newsmakers)
Bill Clinton Presents Presidential Citizens Medal Awards
Bill Clinton Presents Presidential Citizens Medal Awards
384053 04: President Bill Clinton gives Elizabeth Taylor the Presidential Citizens Medal award January 8, 2001 at the White House in Washiongton, DC. The Presidential Citizens Medal was established by President Richard Nixon in 1969 to recognize exemplary service by any citizen. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Newsmakers)
The Taming Of The Shrew Film Still
The Taming Of The Shrew Film Still
383758 01: Actors Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton kneel in a scene from the film "The Taming of the Shrew" 1973 in Italy. The film, based on Shakespeare's play of the same name, tells the story of two sisters and their family's struggle to find husbands for them. (Photo by Liaison)
Elizabeth Taylor And Richard Burton
Elizabeth Taylor And Richard Burton
003896 01: Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton hold their granddaughter Leyla January 15, 1973 in Gstaad, Switzerland. Elizabeth Taylor and husband Richard Burton were married twice and starred together in the films "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and "Cleopatra." (Photo by Liaison)
Liz Taylor And Richard Burton
Liz Taylor And Richard Burton
006911 02: Actors Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor kiss February 1, 1974 in Switzerland. Oscar winner Taylor made several relatively obscure movies in Europe, including "X, Y and Zee", "Ash Wednesday" and "The Driver's Seat", while conducting a turbulent affair with Burton. (Photo by Liaison)
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
UNDATED FILE PHOTO: Elizabeth Taylor. (Photo by Diane Freed)
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
383726 01: Actress Elizabeth Taylor sits 1970. A childhood star after appearing in "National Velvet" at the age of twelve, Taylor won Best Actress Oscars for both "Butterfield 8" and "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf." (Photo by Liaison)
1993 Elizabeth Taylor.
1993 Elizabeth Taylor.
1994 Elizabeth Taylor and Larry Fortensky.
1994 Elizabeth Taylor and Larry Fortensky.
1996 San Francisco, CA. Elizabeth Taylor promoting her "Black Pearls" perfume at Macy's Union Square
1996 San Francisco, CA. Elizabeth Taylor promoting her "Black Pearls" perfume at Macy's Union Square
1996 San Francisco, CA. Elizabeth Taylor promoting her "Black Pearls" perfume at Macy's Union Square in San Francisco.
Benefit by the American Foundation for Aids Research
Benefit by the American Foundation for Aids Research
371361 06: Elizabeth Taylor attends the benefit by the American Foundation for Aids Research, known as ''amfAR'' June 21,2000 at Ellis Island Immigration Museum in New York Harbor, New York City. (Photo by George De Sota/Liaison)
Madame Tussauds New Waxworks Area
Madame Tussauds New Waxworks Area
393041 05: Madame Tussaud''s waxwork sculptor Jeni Fairey prepares the waxwork head of Elizabeth Taylor August 9, 2001 in Madame Tussaud''s wax museum''s in London. (Photo by Sion Touhig/Getty Images)
Elizabeth Taylor at 2002 Kennedy Center Honors
Elizabeth Taylor at 2002 Kennedy Center Honors
WASHINGTON - DECEMBER 8: Actress Elizabeth Taylor (L), one of the recipients of the 2002 Kennedy Center Honors, arrives for a reception on December 8, 2002 at the White House in Washington, D.C. The Kennedy Center selected five individuals, including actor James Earl Jones, conductor James Levine, musical theater actress Chita Rivera, singer Paul Simon and actress Elizabeth Taylor, to be the recipients of the 2002 Kennedy Center Honors for their contributions to the cultural life of the nation. (Photo by Adele Starr/Getty Images)
The Kennedy Center Honors Dinner and Awards
The Kennedy Center Honors Dinner and Awards
WASHINGTON - DECEMBER 8: (From L to R) Actress Elizabeth Taylor, actor James Earl Jones, first lady Laura Bush, U.S. President George W. Bush, actress Chita Rivera, conductor James Levine and singer Paul Simon pose for a picture after the Kennedy Center Honors of 2002 recipients were honored at the White House December 8, 2002 in Washington, D.C. Each year, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts honors a select number of artists for lifetime achievements and their influence upon American culture. (Photo by Eric Draper/White House/Getty Images)
Elizabeth Taylor Awarded Diamond Icon Award
Elizabeth Taylor Awarded Diamond Icon Award
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 18: Actress Elizabeth Taylor (R) and Dr. Mathilde Krim, founder of the American Foundation for AIDS Research arrive at a private dinner held in Taylor's honor on March 18, 2003 at the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation in Los Angeles, California. Taylor received the first-ever Diamond Icon Award for her courage and leadership in the fight against AIDS. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Getty Images)
Elizabeth Taylor Awarded Diamond Icon Award
Elizabeth Taylor Awarded Diamond Icon Award
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 18: Actress Elizabeth Taylor (L) with her granddaughter Naomi Wilding at a private dinner held in Taylor's honor on March 18, 2003 at the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation in Los Angeles, California. Taylor received the first-ever Diamond Icon Award for her courage and leadership in the fight against AIDS. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Getty Images)
"Giant" Screening during the 56th International Cannes Film Festival
"Giant" Screening during the 56th International Cannes Film Festival
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 21: Actress Elizabeth Taylor attends the screening of "Giant" as part of the Cinema Against AIDS Benefit during 56th International Cannes Film Festival 2003 on May 21, 2003 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
Benefit For AIDS Held At Cannes
Benefit For AIDS Held At Cannes
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 22: Liz Taylor attends amfAR's "Cinema Against AIDS" benefit during the 56th International Cannes Film Festival 2003 on May 22, 2003 in Cannes, France. The event is presented by Miramax Films to benefit the American Foundation for AIDS Research. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)
Benefit For AIDS Held At Cannes
Benefit For AIDS Held At Cannes
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 22: Actress Liz Taylor attends amfAR's "Cinema Against AIDS" benefit during the 56th International Cannes Film Festival 2003 on May 22, 2003 in Cannes, France. The event is presented by Miramax Films to benefit the American Foundation for AIDS Research. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)
A Family Celebration 2001
A Family Celebration 2001
Dame Elizabeth Taylor President Bill Clinton at 'A Family Celebration 2001' at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills, Ca. 4/1/01. Los Angeles. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
Macy's/American Express Passport '01
Macy's/American Express Passport '01
Reba McEntire, Ervin "Magic" Johnson and Dame Elizabeth Taylor at Macy's/American Express Passport '01 at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Ca. 9/22/01. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
The Concert...20 Years With AIDS
The Concert...20 Years With AIDS
Elton John and Elizabeth Taylor at "The Concert...20 Years With AIDS" at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation and APLA, Wednesday, December 12, 2001. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
Michael Jackson Concert - Day 1
Michael Jackson Concert - Day 1
Dame Elizabeth Taylor during the Michael Jackson "30th Anniversary Celebration, The Solo Years" concert at New York's Madison Square Garden, Friday, Sept. 7, 2001. Photo by Frank Micelotta/ImageDirect.
The British Film Institute Honours Dame Elizabeth Taylor
The British Film Institute Honours Dame Elizabeth Taylor
LONDON - MAY 24: The British Film Institute Honours Dame Elizabeth Taylor on May 24, 2000 at The Dorchester Hotel in London, England. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images) (UK NEWSPAPERS OUT WITHOUT PRIOR CONSENT FROM DAVE HOGAN. PLEASE CONTACT SALES TEAM WITH ENQUIRIES.)
53rd Cannes Film Festival
53rd Cannes Film Festival
Elizabeth Taylor at the AMFAR dinner in Cannes. 5/18/2000
AMFAR Cinema Against Aids 2001
AMFAR Cinema Against Aids 2001
*** North American Use Only *** Dame Elizabeth Taylor arrives for 'A Diamond is Forever.. Cinema Against Aids 2001' amfAR benefit at Le Moulin de Mougins in Cannes, France, 5/17/01. Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images.
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration
Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Liz Taylor at the Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, The Solo Years at Madison Square Garden in New York City on 9/7/2001. Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images ***North American Sales Only***
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration
Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Liz Taylor at the Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, The Solo Years at Madison Square Garden in New York City on 9/7/2001. Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images ***North American Sales Only***
Michael Jackson Concert - Day 2
Michael Jackson Concert - Day 2
Elizabeth Liz Taylor at the Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, The Solo Years at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 9/7/2001. Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images ***North American Sales Only***
Dame Elizabeth Taylor
Dame Elizabeth Taylor
CANNES - MAY 21: British actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor attends the 56th International Film Festival for the screening of the film "Giant" as part of AMfar's Cinema Against Aids benefit at the Olympia Cinema on May 21, 2003 in Cannes. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
CANNES - MAY 15: British actress Elizabeth Taylor arrives for the AMFAR dinner at the 55th International Film Festival on May 15, 2002 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
HOLLYWOOD -SEPTEMBER 12: Actress Elizabeth Taylor's star is seen on the Hollywood walk of fame September 12, 2003 in Hollywood. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Liz Taylor With Siegfried & Roy And Tiger
Liz Taylor With Siegfried & Roy And Tiger
Actor Elizabeth Taylor (C) greets Atlas, a five-month-old white Siberian tiger with entertainers Siegfried (L) and Roy following their show at the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, December 31, 2001. (Photo by Jeff Klein/Getty Images)
Liz Taylor
Liz Taylor
CANNES - MAY 10: American actress Liz Taylor attends the AMFAR dinner on May 10, 2001 in Cannes. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson attends Elizabeth Taylor's 65th Birthday party
Michael Jackson attends Elizabeth Taylor's 65th Birthday party
LOS ANGELES - FEBRUARY 16: Michael Jackson attends Elizabeth Taylor's 65th Birthday party and celebration of her life at an AIDS benefit at L.A.'s Pantages Theater,Los Angeles,USA on the 16th of February 1997. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images) UK NEWSPAPERS OUT WITHOUT PRIOR CONSENT FROM DAVE HOGAN. PLEASE CONTACT SALES TEAM WITH ENQUIRIES.
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
384120 02: Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses In An Old Film Still. Taylor Is An Award Winning Actress Who Has Appeared In Such Films As "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? And "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof." (Photo By Getty Images)
Actors Elizabeth Taylor And Montgomery Clift
Actors Elizabeth Taylor And Montgomery Clift
384120 03: Actors Elizabeth Taylor And Montgomery Clift Pose In An Old Still From The Film "A Place In The Sun." The Film Tells The Story Of A Young Man And His Quest For A Place In High Society By Whatever Means Possible. (Photo By Getty Images)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
384120 04: Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses In An Old Film Still. Taylor Is An Award Winning Actress Who Has Appeared In Such Films As "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? And "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof." (Photo By Getty Images)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
384120 06: Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses In An Old Film Still. Taylor Is An Award Winning Actress Who Has Appeared In Such Films As "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? And "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof." (Photo By Getty Images)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
383956 01: 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?" (Photo By Getty Images)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
383958 01: Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses In USA. 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?" (Photo By Getty Images)
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses
384120 01: Actress Elizabeth Taylor Poses In An Old Film Still, circa 1950. Taylor Is An Award Winning Actress Who Has Appeared In Such Films As "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? And "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof." (Photo By Getty Images)
San Francisco Ca Elizabeth Taylor Leaves The Clift Hotel Where She Has Been Staying
San Francisco Ca Elizabeth Taylor Leaves The Clift Hotel Where She Has Been Staying
9/18/98- San Francisco, Ca - Elizabeth Taylor Leaves The Clift Hotel Where She Has Been Staying. (Photo By Dan Callister/Getty Images)
13th Annual Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party - Arrivals
13th Annual Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 27: Actress Elizabeth Taylor arrives at the 13th Annual Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at the Pacific Design Center on February 27, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images)
14th Annual Britannia Awards
14th Annual Britannia Awards
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 10: Actress Elizabeth Taylor arrives at the 14th Annual Britannia Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on November 10, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. Taylor received the Britannia Award for Artistic Excellence in International Entertainment. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Elizabeth Taylor Visits "Larry King Live"
Elizabeth Taylor Visits "Larry King Live"
LOS ANGELES - MAY 30: Actress Elizabeth Taylor leaves the CNN building after appearing on "Larry King Live" on May 30, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Macy's Passport 2006 - Cocktail Party and Show
Macy's Passport 2006 - Cocktail Party and Show
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 28: Actress Elizabeth Taylor, on stage at Macy's Passport 2006 Gala and Fashion show held at Santa Monica Airport Hanger on September 28,2006 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Macy's Passport 2006 - Cocktail Party and Show
Macy's Passport 2006 - Cocktail Party and Show
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 28: Actress Elizabeth Taylor and Brooke Shields. actress attend Macy's Passport 2006 Gala and Fashion show held at Santa Monica Airport Hanger on September 28,2006 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Dame Elizabeth Taylor Diamond Jubilee Birthday
Dame Elizabeth Taylor Diamond Jubilee Birthday
HENDERSON, NV - FEBRUARY 27: Dame Elizabeth Taylor arrives with her children, (L-R) Michael Wilding Jr., Christopher Wilding, Maria Burton and Liza Todd Burton, for Taylor's 75th birthday party at the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Las Vegas on February 27, 2007 in Henderson, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Macy's Passport Celebrates Their 25th Anniversary - Inside
Macy's Passport Celebrates Their 25th Anniversary - Inside
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: Passport?s Founding Chair Dame Elizabeth Taylor speaks onstage during the 25th Anniversary celebration gala for Macy's Passport held at Santa Monica Airport?s Barker Hangar on September 27, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
Macy's Passport Celebrates Their 25th Anniversary - Inside
Macy's Passport Celebrates Their 25th Anniversary - Inside
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: Passport?s Founding Chair Dame Elizabeth Taylor speaks onstage during the 25th Anniversary celebration gala for Macy's Passport held at Santa Monica Airport?s Barker Hangar on September 27, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
Dame Elizabeth Taylor Promotes Her House Of Taylor Jewelry Inc
Dame Elizabeth Taylor Promotes Her House Of Taylor Jewelry Inc
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 10: Actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor arrives at Geary's where Dame Elizabeth Taylor unveiled her House Of Taylor Jewelry Inc holiday collection on November 10, 2007 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Benefit Performance of A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters"
Benefit Performance of A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters"
LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 1: Actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor arrives to perform in A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters", with James Earl Jones, to benefit The Elizabeth Taylor HIV/AIDS Foundation at the Paramount Studios Theater on December 1, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Benefit Performance of A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters"
Benefit Performance of A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters"
LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 1: Actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor arrives to perform in A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters", with James Earl Jones, to benefit The Elizabeth Taylor HIV/AIDS Foundation at the Paramount Studios Theater on December 1, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Macy's Passport Gala - Inside
Macy's Passport Gala - Inside
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Dame Elizabeth Taylor attends the Macy's Passport 2008 Gala held at Barker Hangar on September 26, 2008 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images)
Macy's Passport Gala - Inside
Macy's Passport Gala - Inside
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Dame Elizabeth Taylor and Kathy Ireland attend the Macy's Passport 2008 Gala held at Barker Hangar on September 26, 2008 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images)
27th Annual Macy's Passport Benefit Event - Show
27th Annual Macy's Passport Benefit Event - Show
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor attends the 27th annual Macy's Passport benefit at the Barker Hangar on September 24, 2009 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Prince Charles Attends a Gala at Buckingham Palace
Prince Charles Attends a Gala at Buckingham Palace
LONDON - APRIL 29: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (2nd R) and actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor (L) look at a bust of Welsh actor Richard Burton (R) during a Royal Welsh College gala evening at Buckingham Palace on April 29, 2010 in London, England. (Photo by Ben Stansall - WPA Pool / Getty Images)
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