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Elizabeth Taylor - 8/31
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Elizabeth Taylor - 8/31

REAL NAME: Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor
LIFE SPAN: Born February 27, 1932, London, England; died March 23, 2011, Los Angeles, CA.
BIO: Moved to U.S. 1939; in films 1942-1994; a star from 1944; two OscarsĀ®; married Conrad Hilton Jr., Michael Wilding, Mike Todd, Eddie Fisher, Richard Burton, John Warner, Larry Fortensky.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES: Gorgeous violet eyes, emotional intensity.
NOTABLE ROLES: Velvet Brown, National Velvet (1944); Maggie Pollitt, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958); Gloria Wandrous, BUtterfield 8 (OscarĀ®, 1960).
HOLLYWOOD BEST FRIENDS: Roddy McDowall, Montgomery Clift.
BELOVED PET: A chipmunk named Nibbles she wrote a book about when she was an adolescent and a number of dogs over the years.

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