Elizabeth Taylor made her film debut back in 1942, in There’s One Born Every Minute, when she was just 10 years old. In her long and celebrated life on camera, her image has been captured thousands of times, whether on the set of iconic films like Cleopatra or at fundraisers for any of the charities she held dear. Take a look back at the life of Dame Elizabeth with OK! in our gallery celebrating the movie legend and humanitarian who touched the lives of so many.
It was reported Wednesday morning that Elizabeth had passed away at the age of 79, after suffering from congestive heart failure.
The Hollywood community has already been quite vocal in expressing condolences for Liz’s family. She was surrounded by loved ones at the time of her death, and will leave behind a legacy of philanthropy, charitable works and dozens of classic movies.