“I wouldn’t give up one minute of my time with Richard Burton. Not a moment of the ecstatic rollercoaster years of our first marriage, nor the ill-starred attempt at a second go-round.” Elizabeth Taylor, 1987. Photo by Douglas Kirkland, 1963.
Elizabeth Taylor and husband Richard Burton fell in love during filming of CLEOPATRA. They married in Montreal, in 1964 ~ nine days after her marriage to Eddie Fisher ended. The bride wore an empire-style yellow chiffon gown, with lily of the valley and white hyacinth blossoms in her hair
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