DEATH STALKS LA LIZ!

IF YOU think ELIZABETH TAYLOR looks thin in this photo from 1958’s Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, that’s because tragedy had struck — she had just lost her third husband, producer MIKE TODD, in a plane crash at the start of filming! Within three weeks, the plucky star returned to the set, where she…

ARETHA FRANKLIN, LIFE, and SCANDALOUS HISTORY EXPOSED

Aretha Louise Franklin was born on March 25, 1942, in Memphis, Tennessee, to Barbara and Clarence LaVaughn Franklin. Her father was a minister and a circuit preacher, and like most back then was from Mississippi. Her mother was piano player and a vocalist. Her parents had children outside their marriage. They then, going back here,…