Rest in Peace Dame Elizabeth
We lost one of our brightest stars....
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hollywood legend Elizabeth Taylor, who rose from child actor to become one of Hollywood's most talented actresses with a tumultuous life, died on Wednesday at age 79, her publicist said.
She died at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles surrounded by her four children after having been hospitalized six weeks ago with congestive heart failure, a statement from publicist Sally Morrison said.
In a career spanning seven decades, Taylor was nominated for five Oscars and won the best actress honor twice.
In real life, she battled excess weight and drug addiction, and was married eight times, including twice to actor Richard Burton. Full Story