Mike Todd dies in plane crash

On March 23, 1958, The Times re­por­ted the death of pro­du­cer Mike Todd, Eliza­beth Taylor’s third hus­band, in a plane crash in New Mex­ico. Todd’s best friend, sing­er Ed­die Fish­er, later be­came her fourth hus­band.

Published: March 23, 2011
Sources: Los Angeles Times archive

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