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  • March 23, 2011

    Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011)

    Elizabeth Taylor, the violet-eyed film goddess whose sultry screen persona, stormy personal life and enduring fame and glamour made her one of the last of the classic movie stars and a template for the modern celebrity, died Wednesday at age 79. - AP

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  • Elizabeth Taylor.  (CNW GROUP PHOTO/House of Taylor Jewelry)

    Elizabeth Taylor. (CNW GROUP PHOTO/House of Taylor Jewelry) Photo Store

  • In a 1944 file photo, young actress Elizabeth Taylor is seen during the time that she was filming

    In a 1944 file photo, young actress Elizabeth Taylor is seen during the time that she was filming "National Velvet". (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this April 19, 1961 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor holds the Oscar she won as 1960's best film actress for her role in

    In this April 19, 1961 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor holds the Oscar she won as 1960's best film actress for her role in "Butterfield 8," while speaking with reporters in Hollywood, Calif. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this 1943 file photo, 11- year-old Elizabeth Taylor is shown with Lassie around the time of her performance in

    In this 1943 file photo, 11- year-old Elizabeth Taylor is shown with Lassie around the time of her performance in "Lassie Comes Home" in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • This May 8, 1962 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor on the set of the movie

    This May 8, 1962 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor on the set of the movie "Cleopatra," in Rome. (AP Photo/Girolamo DiMajo, File) Photo Store

  • This Sept. 1946 file photo shows Elizabeth Taylor.  (AP Photo/File)

    This Sept. 1946 file photo shows Elizabeth Taylor. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • This 1961 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor in the film

    This 1961 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor in the film "Butterfield 8" in 1961. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this 1963 film still image originally released by 20th Century Fox, actress Elizabeth Taylor portrays Cleopatra in this photo from Joseph L. Mankiewiez' 1963 film,

    In this 1963 film still image originally released by 20th Century Fox, actress Elizabeth Taylor portrays Cleopatra in this photo from Joseph L. Mankiewiez' 1963 film, "Cleopatra". (AP Photo/20th Century Fox) Photo Store

  • In this 1957 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor is shown in costume for her character in the film

    In this 1957 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor is shown in costume for her character in the film "Raintree County." (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • Elizabeth Taylor stars in Cleopatra. 1963  (CP PHOTO/Twentieth Century Fox)

    Elizabeth Taylor stars in Cleopatra. 1963 (CP PHOTO/Twentieth Century Fox) Photo Store

  • In a June 10, 1950 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor is shown on her arrival from Paris to London, at the Savoy Hotel. (AP Photo/File)

    In a June 10, 1950 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor is shown on her arrival from Paris to London, at the Savoy Hotel. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this Sept. 25, 1953 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor stands on the balcony of the Grand Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden. (AP Photo/File)

    In this Sept. 25, 1953 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor stands on the balcony of the Grand Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this 1957 file photo, Elizabeth Taylor poses with Montgomery Clift for the film

    In this 1957 file photo, Elizabeth Taylor poses with Montgomery Clift for the film "Raintree County." (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this May 12, 1959 file photo, Eddie Fisher stands with his wife Elizabeth Taylor after their marriage in Las Vegas. Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79. (AP Photo/File)

    In this May 12, 1959 file photo, Eddie Fisher stands with his wife Elizabeth Taylor after their marriage in Las Vegas. Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • Actress Elizabeth Taylor and singer Eddie Fisher dine out at Chasen's restaurant in Los Angeles, California, in January 1959.  (Los Angeles Times/MCT)

    Actress Elizabeth Taylor and singer Eddie Fisher dine out at Chasen's restaurant in Los Angeles, California, in January 1959. (Los Angeles Times/MCT) Photo Store

  • This Jan. 30, 1977 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor and her husband, former secretary of the U.S. Navy John Warner, at the 42nd New York Film Critics Circle Awards dinner in New York.  (AP Photo/File)

    This Jan. 30, 1977 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor and her husband, former secretary of the U.S. Navy John Warner, at the 42nd New York Film Critics Circle Awards dinner in New York. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  •  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. (AP Photo, File)

    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. (AP Photo, File) Photo Store

  • In this June 15, 1962 file photo, Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor arrive in a motor launch at the small town Porto d'Ischia, on the isle of Ischia in the Gulf of Naples, Italy for the shooting of some scenes of

    In this June 15, 1962 file photo, Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor arrive in a motor launch at the small town Porto d'Ischia, on the isle of Ischia in the Gulf of Naples, Italy for the shooting of some scenes of "Cleopatra". (AP Photo/Girolamo, File) Photo Store

  • In this 1957 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor is shown with her husband Mike Todd.  (AP Photo/File)

    In this 1957 file photo, actress Elizabeth Taylor is shown with her husband Mike Todd. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • This 1966 file photo shows Elizabeth Taylor in the role of Martha, and Richard Burton in the role of George in a scene from the 1966 movie

    This 1966 file photo shows Elizabeth Taylor in the role of Martha, and Richard Burton in the role of George in a scene from the 1966 movie "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • In this Oct. 9, 1976 file photo, British actress Elizabeth Taylor is seen with fiance John Warner, in Vienna, Austria, where Taylor is filming the screen version of 'A Little Night Music'. (AP Photo/HO, File)

    In this Oct. 9, 1976 file photo, British actress Elizabeth Taylor is seen with fiance John Warner, in Vienna, Austria, where Taylor is filming the screen version of 'A Little Night Music'. (AP Photo/HO, File) Photo Store

  • This 1951 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor with actor Michael Wilding.  (AP Photo/File)

    This 1951 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor with actor Michael Wilding. (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • This 1983 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor and actor Richard Burton, one of Taylor's former husbands, posing during a rehearsal for the Broadway revival in New York of Noel Coward's

    This 1983 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor and actor Richard Burton, one of Taylor's former husbands, posing during a rehearsal for the Broadway revival in New York of Noel Coward's "Private Lives." (AP Photo/File) Photo Store

  • Legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor poses for a photo with her dog Daisy, at her home in the Bel Air area of Los Angeles in January 2006.  (AP Photo/Harper's Bazaar, Alberto Tolot)

    Legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor poses for a photo with her dog Daisy, at her home in the Bel Air area of Los Angeles in January 2006. (AP Photo/Harper's Bazaar, Alberto Tolot) Photo Store

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