Elizabeth Taylor. Biography, Facts & Life Story

Written by Editorial Staff

Date of Birth February 27, 1932

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 m)
Weight 64 kg (142 lbs)
Waist 21 inches
Hips 36 inches
Dress Size 4 US
Body Type Voluptuous.
Eye Color Blue.
Hair Color Black.
Known For National Velvet.
Nickname Liz Taylor.
Full Name Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor.
Profession Actress, Businesswoman and Humanitarian
Nationality British, American.
Date of Death March 23, 2011
Place of Death Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States.
Cause of Death Heart Failure.
Birthplace Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom.
Religion Jewish.
Zodiac Sign Pisces.

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was a British-American actress. She was born on 27th February 1932 and died on 23rd March 2011. The veteran actress worked on numerous acting projects and became famous for her incredibly amazing work.

During her career, Elizabeth gained immense popularity by working on multiple projects. She is still remembered for her work and contribution to the cinema.

Career

Elizabeth started off her career as a child star in the 1940s and was one of the most popular stars of classical Hollywood cinema in the 50s. She was so talented and became the highest-paid film star in the 60s, remaining a well-known public figure.

In 1999, the actress named her 7th greatest Female screen legend of classic Hollywood cinema. Taylor started her contract in April 1941 and landed a small role in There’s One Born Every Minute (1942).

After a year, her contract was terminated and she didn’t receive any other roles. According to Universal’s casting director, Taylor “has nothing … her eyes are too old, and she does not look like a child.”
 According to biographer Alexander Walker, Taylor looked different from other child stars of the time, like Shirley Temple and Judy Garland.

However, Elizabeth grabbed the attention of her audience with her wonderful performances.

Achievements

During her career life, the actress has gained much respect and fame by working in showbiz. She is the winner of many awards and honors for her performances.

Elizabeth Taylor. Education

Qualification Not known.
School Byron House, a Montessori School in Highgate.
College University High School, Los Angeles, CA.

Elizabeth Taylor. Career

Profession: Actress, Businesswoman and Humanitarian

Known For: National Velvet.

Debut:

There’s One Born Every Minute.

Salary: Under review.

Net Worth: USD $600 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Francis Lenn Taylor.

Mother: Sara Sothern.

Brother(s):
Howard Taylor.

Sister(s):
None.

Marital Status: Divorced.

Ex Spouse:
Larry Fortensky (1991 – 1996), John Warner (1976 – 1982), Richard Burton (1964 – 1976), Eddie Fisher (1959 – 1964), Mike Todd (1957 – 1958), Michael Wilding (1952 – 1957) and Conrad Hilton Jr. (1950 – 1951).

Children: 5 (Five).

Son(s): Christopher Edward Wilding, Michael Wilding Jr.

Daughter(s): Liza Todd, Maria Burton Carson, Maria Burton.

Dating History:

William Pawley Jr. (1949)
Robert Wagner (1985)
Carl Bernstein (1982)
Vic Damone (1975)
Frank Sinatra (1974 – 1976)
Robert Stack (1973)
Peter O’Toole (1962 – 1982)
Ivan Moffat (1958)
Arthur M. Loew Jr. (1958)
Ralph Kiner (1955)
Peter Lawford (1955)
Stanley Donen (1951)
Robert Taylor (1949)
Colin Farrell (2009 – 2011)
Jason Winters (2007 – 2011)
Rod Steiger (1996 – 2002)
George Hamilton (1987 – 1988)
Victor Luna (1983 – 1986)
Anthony Geary (1982 – 1984)
David Bowie (1975 – 1977)
Henry Wynberg (1974 – 1975)
Kevin McClory (1955 – 1956)
Pat DiCicco (1950 – 1951)
Marshall Thompson (1948)
Richard Long (1948)
Mickey Rooney (1946 – 1948)
Ronald Reagan (1949)
Glenn Davis (1949)


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