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Elizabeth Taylor

1932 - 2011

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Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was a British-American actress. She began her career as a child actress in the early 1940s and was one of the most popular stars of classical Hollywood cinema in the 1950s. She then became the world's highest paid movie star in the 1960s, remaining a well-known public figure for the rest of her life. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Taylor has received more than 23,193,482 page views. Her biography is available in 109 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 106 in 2019). Elizabeth Taylor is the 53rd most popular actor (down from 29th in 2019), the 104th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 68th in 2019) and the 10th most popular British Actor.

Elizabeth Taylor is most famous for her acting career, which spanned six decades and won her two Academy Awards and eight Golden Globe Awards.

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Among actors, Elizabeth Taylor ranks 53 out of 9,996Before her are Gina Lollobrigida, Marcello Mastroianni, Nicolas Cage, Jean Reno, Ian McKellen, and Liam Neeson. After her are Catherine Deneuve, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Hepburn, Omar Sharif, Greta Garbo, and Gérard Depardieu.

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Among people born in 1932, Elizabeth Taylor ranks 5Before her are Umberto Eco, Jacques Chirac, Luc Montagnier, and Debbie Reynolds. After her are Omar Sharif, Andrei Tarkovsky, François Truffaut, Miloš Forman, Johnny Cash, John Williams, and Cesare Maldini. Among people deceased in 2011, Elizabeth Taylor ranks 6Before her are Steve Jobs, Muammar Gaddafi, Kim Jong-il, Osama bin Laden, and Václav Havel. After her are Otto von Habsburg, Cesária Évora, Burhanuddin Rabbani, Sathya Sai Baba, Peter Falk, and Svetlana Alliluyeva.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Taylor ranks 104 out of 7,765Before her are Paul McCartney (1942), Henry VI of England (1421), George Stephenson (1781), Ian McKellen (1939), Charlotte Brontë (1816), and Liam Neeson (1952). After her are Diana, Princess of Wales (1961), Edward VII (1841), Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson (1758), William Blake (1757), H. G. Wells (1866), and Elizabeth of York (1466).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Taylor ranks 10Before her are Richard Burton (1925), Roger Moore (1927), Maggie Smith (1934), Alan Rickman (1946), Ian McKellen (1939), and Liam Neeson (1952). After her are Rowan Atkinson (1955), Cary Grant (1904), Christopher Lee (1922), Michael Caine (1933), Judi Dench (1934), and Charlotte Rampling (1946).

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