Rip Taylor Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 14 Sep, 2021
Facts of Rip Taylor
Date of Birth: 1935 , January-13
Age: 86 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Charles Elmer Taylor, Jr.
Birth Name Rip Taylor
Nick Name Rip
Father Charles Elmer Taylor, Sr.
Mother Elizabeth Taylor
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Washington, D.C
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $3 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Affair with Rusty Rowe
Girlfriend Rusty Rowe
Married Yes
Married to Rusty Rowe
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
TV Show The Monkees
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Rip Taylor is one of the best comedians there is and his acting has been flawless too. He has done it all and he has won it all. He is still serving the industry and people love him and respect him for that.

Early Life, Wiki-Bio and Education Of Rip Taylor

Rip Taylor was born in the year 1935 on the 13th of January and this makes his age 81 at this time. He was born in a place called Washington D.C which lies in the United States of America. He belongs to the nationality American and his ethnicity is white.

The names of his parents are Elizabeth Taylor and Charles Elmer Taylor Sr. He was influenced by legendary comedians like Charlie Chaplin, Red Foxx, Mickey Rooney, and Groucho Marx. He influenced people such as Carrot Top and Dana Synder.

Rip Taylor's childhood was not lavish at all but it was not difficult too. His mother was a waitress and his father was a musician at that time. He struggled a lot with bullying while he was at his school. When he was young, he also got an opportunity to work as a Congressional Page and he did not let that chance slip through his hands. He then served as U.S Army Signal Corps in the Korean War.

Rip Taylor's Career

Rip Taylor's career is what he has made him today and that is what a legend. He has made a lot of TV series and movies appearance and in all of them, he has been able to shine. He appeared in a TV series called The Monkees in the year 1968 and this was one of the starting points of his career. Other movies and TV shows to his career include the likes of Scooby Goes Hollywood, Hollywood Squares, To Tell The Truth, and The Brady Bunch Hour. He was sensational with his work in Tom and Jerry: The Movie as well.

Rip Taylor's Personal Life

Rip Taylor's personal life is very confusing to everyone. According to some sources, he is openly gay. However, in the past, he was dating Rusty Rowe and the couple lived some years happily married as well. Because of some serious problems, their relationship as husband and wife did not last and the couple went through the process of divorce. The main problems might have been his sexual orientation and he might have decided to split. It does not seem like he has had any other girlfriends in his life.

Rip Taylor's Net Worth

Rip Taylor has been very successful in his career and this has always boosted his net worth to millions. He has a jaw-dropping net worth of $3 million.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Rip Taylor is 84 years old. 
  • Birth Sign: Capricorn
  • Height: He has a tall height of  ‎5 Feet 10 Inches (1.78 m).
  • Nickname: Prince of Pandemonium, Master of Mayhem, King of Camp and Confetti, The Crying Comedian.
  • He was a U.S. Army and fought in the Korean War.