Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor has Died


Screen legend and trailblazer, Elizabeth Taylor has passed away.
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 old-fashioned movie stars and a template for the modern celebrity, died Wednesday at age 79.  



She was surrounded by her four children when she died of congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where she had been hospitalized for about six weeks, said publicist Sally Morrison.
"My Mother was an extraordinary woman who lived life to the fullest, with great passion, humor, and love," her son, Michael Wilding, said in a statement. 

"We know, quite simply, that the world is a better place for Mom having lived in it. Her legacy will never fade, her spirit will always be with us, and her love will live forever in our hearts." 
She was an actress, a true star by her own merits... She will be missed.

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2 comments:

Stan said...

Aside from being a terrific and glamorous actress, she was one of the first public voices to speak up about the AIDS crisis while many others stayed silent in the 1980s and she helped raise millions of dollars to fight the disease. I'll never forget that during those awful Reagan years.
Hail and farewell....R.I.P.

Mechadude2001 said...

Farewell Liz.