Liz Taylor's Golden Globe Award from 1959 is displayed at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills ,California on November 7, 2012. Julien’s Auctions, the world’s premiere celebrity and memorabilia auction house, announces Hollywood Icons & Idols,an unprecedented Hollywood collection of over 800 items of screen worn wardrobe, props, original photographs, and celebrity (Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, JFK,Bruce Lee, Liz Taylor and ohers) owned items on November 9-10, 2012 at Julien’s Auctions Beverly Hills Gallery. AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR
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Grandchildren of Elizabeth Taylor, Quinn Tivey, Tarquin Wilding, Eliza Carson, Naomi deLuce Wilding, and Laela Wilding listen to Representative Jose Serrano (D-NY) after he accepted the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation Legislative Leadership Award at the Positive Leadership Award reception at the Rayburn House Office Building on April 13, 2015 in Washington, DC.
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In this composite image a comparison has been made between Elizabeth Taylor (L) and actress Lindsay Lohan. Actress Lindsay Lohan will reportedly play Elizabeth Taylor in an upcoming TV movie biopic currently titled 'Liz and Dick' to be aired on Lifetime, an American television cable network. LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Actress Lindsay Lohan attends the Premiere Of THQ's 'Saints Row: The Third' on October 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
In this composite image a comparison has been made between Elizabeth Taylor (L) and actress Lindsay Lohan. Actress Lindsay Lohan will reportedly play Elizabeth Taylor in an upcoming TV movie biopic currently titled 'Liz and Dick' to be aired on Lifetime, an American television cable network. NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 17: (U.S. TABS AND HOLLYWOOD REPORTER OUT) Actress Lindsay Lohan attends the 'Confessions Of A Teenage Drama Queen' premiere on February 17, 2004 at the Loews E-Walk Theater, in New York City.
In this composite image a comparison has been made of actress Elizabeth Taylor. Many of today's leading Hollywood stars began their careers in daytime serials. As the US soap opera continues to fail, one of the traditional routes for actors to transition from small screen to box office is disappearing. In the last two years the long-running series 'All My Children,' 'As The World Turns' and the 72 year old 'Guiding Light' have all been cancelled. The final air date of the 43 year old daytime drama 'One Life to Live' on January 13, 2012 will mark the end of soap production in New York City.(RIGHT IMAGE) WASHINGTON - DECEMBER 8: Actress Elizabeth Taylor, one of the recipients of the 2002 Kennedy Center Honors, arrives for a reception on December 8, 2002 at the White House in Washington, D.C. The Kennedy Center selected five individuals, including actor James Earl Jones, conductor James Levine, musical theater actress Chita Rivera, singer Paul Simon and actress Elizabeth Taylor, to be the recipients of the 2002 Kennedy Center Honors for their contributions to the cultural life of the nation.
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Elizabeth Taylor 's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
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Natasha Richardson and Elizabeth Taylor speak at the United Nations General Assembly addressing the global AIDS crisis on December 2, 1996 in New York City.