Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney passes away

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(KPLR) – Hollywood has lost a legendary actor. Mickey Rooney has passed away.

Rooney spent his entire life in show business, playing the role of Andy Hardy in 20 films as a youngster. He also teamed up with Elizabeth Taylor for one of the biggest movies of the 1940’s, National velvet.

Rooney was also the first teenager ever to be nominated for an Oscar for the movie “Strike up the Band.”

Mickey Rooney was 93.