BirthdayApril 26, 1872
BirthplaceCarlow, Ireland

Celebrity biographies

  1. About William Desmond Taylor

    Full name: William Desmond Taylor
    Also known as: William Desmond Taylor, Taylor, William Desond, William Desond Taylor
    Professions: Director, Actor, Producer
    Nationality: Irish-American
    Occupation: Director, actor

  2. William Desmond Taylor Measurements

    Height: 6' (1.83 m)

  3. William Desmond Taylor Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 1st of February, 1922 (Age: 49)
    Death cause: Homicide

  4. William Desmond Taylor Biography

    William Desmond Taylor (26 April 1872 – 1 February 1922) was an Irish-born American director and actor. He directed 59 silent films between 1914 and 1922 and acted in 27 between 1913 and 1915. He was a popular figure in the growing Hollywood motion picture colony of the 1910s and early 1920s.Taylor's murder on 1 February 1922, along with other Hollywood scandals, such as the Roscoe Arbuckle trial, led to a frenzy of sensationalist and often fabricated newspaper reports. His murder remains an official cold case.

  5. William Desmond Taylor Family

    Spouse: Ethel May Hamilton

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