Rip Taylor Biography

Biography by ClarencePublished on 22.Dec.2016
Facts of Rip Taylor
Date of Birth: 1935 , January-13
Age:83 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
NameCharles Elmer Taylor, Jr.
Birth NameRip Taylor
Nick NameRip
FatherCharles Elmer Taylor, Sr.
MotherElizabeth Taylor
Birth Place/CityWashington, D.C
Working ForMovies and TV shows
Net Worth$3 million
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown
Face ColorWhite
Affair withRusty Rowe
GirlfriendRusty Rowe
Married toRusty Rowe
TV ShowThe Monkees
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He is an absolute legend and he has earned it in style. He 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 for the industry and people love him and respect him for that. He is none other than the legend Rip Taylor.


Rip Taylor was born in the year 1935 on 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.

Early Life and Education

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 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.

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 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



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