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  1. Taylor, Dame Elizabeth

    • (1932–2011), American actress, born in England. Notable films include National Velvet (made when she was still a child in 1944), Cleopatra (1963), and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), for which she won an Oscar. She was married eight times, including twice to the actor Richard Burton.
    • (1772–1834), English poet, critic, and philosopher. His Lyrical Ballads (1798), written with William Wordsworth, marked the start of English romanticism and included ‘The Rime of the Ancient Mariner’. Other notable poems: ‘Christabel’ and ‘Kubla Khan’ (both 1816).
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