Elizabeth Taylor 1932-2011

Remembering Hollywood's Queen, Elizabeth Taylor

The beautiful and tumultuous life of a grand dame who became movie-made royalty


Battling reports of her declining health, the then-76-year-old (in Beverly Hills in 2008) spent an evening out at favorite watering hole The Abbey, a popular gay bar in West Hollywood, with martini in hand. "Even if she was not as strong as the last time she was here, she was once again the life of her small party," an onlooker said of the star.