... very close, however, and her former daughter-in-law's illness intensified the actress's already well-established fundraising for Aids research and treatment. Liza Todd-Hivey, who was born in 1957, would never know her father. He died in 1958 when his plane, the unfortunately-named Lucky Liz, crashed.
Taylor tends to her daughter Liza Todd Burton as she has her hair combed by a hairdresser on the set of 1964's Becket. Liza's father is Taylor's third husband, producer Mike Todd, who died in a plane crash in 1958. Subsequent husband Richard Burton later adopted her. Burton And Taylor.