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10 Secrets of Rock Hudson's Heartbreaking Final Days

10 Secrets of Rock Hudson's Heartbreaking Final Days

Originally posted 10/02/2015 04:25PM

Rock Hudson made his name as one of Hollywood's most iconic leading men – but his shocking death exactly 30 years ago made a different kind of history.

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Here's How Elton John and the Late Elizabeth Taylor Are Teaming Up to Help Young Kenyans Battling HIV

Elton John and Elizabeth Taylor's AIDS Foundations Are Teaming Up to Help Young Kenyans Battling HIV

Originally posted 10/02/2015 10:10AM

Thirty years ago actor Rock Hudson's life was claimed by AIDS at the age of 60.

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Secrets of Elizabeth Taylor's Amazing Home: Diamonds, Photos of Michael Jackson and a Lipstick Message from Colin Farrell

Secrets of Elizabeth Taylor's Amazing Home: Diamonds, Photos of Michael Jackson and a Lipstick Message from Colin Farrell

Originally posted 09/30/2015 05:40PM

With her Oscars and her activism, her great loves and even greater roles, Elizabeth Taylor will always be a Hollywood icon. But in a new book, 700 Nimes Road, photographer Catherine Opie shines a light on the private world of the legend. Opie spent months shooting Taylor's Bel Air, California, home, just before and after the star's death in 2011.

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Kirk Douglas: I Was Almost on the Plane That Killed Elizabeth Taylor's Husband Mike Todd

Kirk Douglas: I Was Almost on the Plane That Killed Elizabeth Taylor's Husband Mike Todd

Originally posted 07/31/2015 04:20PM

On- and offscreen, Kirk Douglas has always been known as a tough guy.

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Elizabeth Taylor's Emotional Secret Visit to Rock Hudson Before He Died

Elizabeth Taylor's Emotional Secret Visit to Rock Hudson Before He Died

Originally posted 04/17/2015 02:35PM

Rock Hudson and Elizabeth Taylor became close friends (and drinking buddies) after they starred together in Giant in 1956, but they grew even closer in the final months of Hudson's life after he was diagnosed with AIDS.

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Meet Elizabeth Taylor's Grandchildren!

Elizabeth Taylor's Grandchildren Continue Her Fight for Those with HIV and AIDS

Originally posted 04/14/2015 03:45PM

Following in their grandmother's footsteps, five of Elizabeth Taylor's ten grandchildren traveled to Washington D.C. Monday to participate in AIDS Watch, an annual advocacy event where people from all over the country meet with members of Congress to discuss the needs of people living with HIV and AIDS.

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Elizabeth Taylor's Estate Sues Christie's over Sale of Her 'Taj Mahal' Diamond

Elizabeth Taylor's Estate Sues Christie's over Sale of Her 'Taj Mahal' Diamond

Originally posted 02/26/2015 09:40AM

An ugly fight has broken out over one of the world's most beautiful jewels. 

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Oscar No-Shows: 9 Winners Who Weren't There to Accept the Big Award

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Oscar No-Shows: 9 Winners Who Weren't There to Accept the Big Award

Originally posted 02/23/2015 07:45AM

The Oscars sum up Hollywood quite tidily: The most popular people get together to find out who has been selected as being especially notable, and then everyone claps. If you're the type who likes attention – and let's face it, most who excel in Hollywood do – getting that moment onstage is a dream come true.

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A History of Sluts Celebrates Powerful Women Who Proved They Were More Than Just a Label

A History of Sluts Celebrates Powerful Women Who Proved They Were More Than Just a Label

Originally posted 02/05/2015 07:55PM

Chelsea Dom was working on a photo series about prostitutes and strippers when she came up with the idea for A History of Sluts, an art book that looks at powerful women throughout history with one thing common: They've each been called a slut.

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