Best of 2011

A Farewell to the Stars We Lost This Year

From Elizabeth Taylor to Amy Winehouse, we pay tribute to the people whose lives touched us all


The daughter-in-law of cosmetics entrepreneur, Estée Lauder, Evelyn Lauder forged her own impressive career, becoming a well-respected executive in the family firm. But Lauder will likely be remembered most for her philanthropy: as the founder of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, she raised breast cancer awareness with the pink ribbon campaign. "Her phenomenal work for breast cancer will never be forgotten," said Estée Lauder ambassador Elizabeth Hurley after her "wonderful friend" lost her battle with ovarian cancer on Nov.12 at the age of 75.