Elizabeth Taylor Left More Than $800,000 To Hubby Number 7
Elizabeth Taylor left her seventh hubby, construction worker Larry Fortensky, more than $800,000 in her will. Fortensky, who was given an allowance for years, "insists he was never a gold digger," reports the NY Daily News. The two met in rehab and divorced in 1996 after five-years of marriage.
59-year-old Fortenksy reportedly lives as a recluse in a two-bedroom bungalow outside of LA after a series of "bad investments," and is in in poor health following a serious head injury stemming from a drunken fall that left him in a coma for six weeks.
Battling memory loss, he is unable to work and insists he never asked Taylor for help, but "when she heard about his injury, she wrote to him and offered him a $1,000 a month, reports the NY Daily News.
"Darling Larry. I've been thinking of you lately and worry about you," Taylor wrote in a letter. "I think you could use a little help so I would like to send you a thousand a month for the rest of my life or until I go broke." "I accepted it but never asked for it," he said.