A film still of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor
Paul Newman and Elizabeth Taylor in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Whether you like her or don't like her, Elizabeth Taylor was surely an icon. Vanity Fair magazine published excerpts from a new book co-written by VF's contributing editor Sam Kashner, and Nancy Schoenberger titled Furious Love on Taylor and Richard Burton's relationship.
Also worth looking at is Vanity Fair's lovely picture gallery capturing Taylor over the years. Also worth checking out are these links:
What NYT obit writer wrote is also worth reading
Rest In Peace, Elizabeth Taylor! We will miss you.