Elizabeth Taylor: A beauty too radiant to overcome She was unnaturally beautiful. A goddess, too beautiful to lead a normal life. Her beauty was a curse, because it overshadowed the fact that she happened to be a great actress and intelligent to boot, with a big heart and a lively sense of humour
Actress Elizabeth Taylor dead at 79 Elizabeth Taylor has died at the age of 79, her publicist told CNN. She was the archetypal Hollywood movie queen, a violet-eyed beauty known equally for her stormy romances and eight marriages as her Oscar-winning performances.