Elizabeth Taylor Death: Twitter Tributes Galore

Sadly today, legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor has passed away aged 79. The movie star had an on going battle with heart problems and it was that which took her life. Twitter has been sparked into life because of the passing of Taylor, with tributes being tweeted in masses.

Taylor was an iconic actress in the 20th century and had a very “colourful life” being married 8 times, according to STV. The news of the star’s death was announced at around 1pm UK time, so is still very much breaking. Elizabeth was a Twitter user herself, with her last tweet being on February 9th after she came from an interview with socialite Kim Kardashian.

Fans and celebrities alike have left their condolences and private messages on Twitter. Kylie Minogue, Stephen Fry, Paloma Faith, Ricky Martin and Piers Morgan are just a number of celebs who have tweeted their support so far. TV host Morgan tweeted “BREAKING NEWS: Liz Taylor has died. One of the great movie stars of all time, on and off screen.”

Plenty more messages from fans and friends of Elizabeth will no doubt be added throughout the day. She was a well known friend of King of Pop Michael Jackson who also tragically passed away, back in June 2009. Support and tributes were amazing when the world mourned the loss of the greatest performer of all time. Liz Taylor fans, leave us a comment and tell us how you are feeling about the passing of the glamour queen on this very sad day. RIP Elizabeth Taylor.