It has now been 12 long years since adored actress Elizabeth Taylor's tragic death in Los Angeles-She died March 23


As her death anniversary approaches, many ask, "Who is Elizabeth Taylor?" Her name is still quite popular, with 'Elizabeth Taylor eyes' and 'Elizabeth Taylor movies' searches among the top Google searches. [i]

Elizabeth was a legendary actress, appearing in some of the most iconic films of her time, like 'National Velvet,' 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,' 'Giant,' and 'Cleopatra.' She was also well-known for her multiple marriages, a total of eight. [i]
Elizabeth Taylor and Peter Lawford in 'Little Women,' 1949.Photo byPhotographer not credited, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Plus, her jewelry collection was impressive, with her 33-carat diamond engagement ring from Richard Burton being a highlight. Her striking beauty made her instantly recognizable, especially her unique violet-colored eyes and long, dark eyelashes. [i]

She was also known for her dark hair, curves, full lips, and striking features. Taylor was considered a timeless beauty, with her, look transcending time and trends. [i]

What year was Elizabeth Taylor born?

Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was born in London, England, on February 24th, 1932. She was the only child of two American parents, Francis Lenn Taylor and Sara Sothern, but had two older half-brothers from her father's previous marriage. [iii]

Taylor's parents raised her in a supportive and stimulating environment, which helped Taylor discover her talent for acting at an early age. At nine years old, she made her first film appearance in the movie 'There's One Born Every Minute.' [iv]

Part of Elizabeth Taylor's notoriety stemmed from her numerous marriages, such as to Richard Burton.


[i] Biography, Elizabeth Taylor (2023)

[ii] Britannica, Elizabeth Taylor (Mar. 19, 2023)

[iii] People, Remembering Hollywood's Queen, Elizabeth Taylor (Feb. 27, 2022)

[iv] Biography, Elizabeth Taylor (2023)

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