Iconic couples: Vivien Leigh and Sir Laurence Olivier's enduring love

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Iconic couples: Vivien Leigh and Sir Laurence Olivier's enduring love

"This, this was love. This was the real thing" – Laurence Olivier on Vivien Leigh shortly before he died.

For 20 years, Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh were Britain's golden couple. She was a breathtaking English beauty; he was one of the country's most respected and revered actors – and their passionate romance captivated the nation