Don Taylor

Don Taylor
1920 - 1998

Don Taylor  American Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Rest in peace.


Don Taylor was previously married to Hazel Court (1964 - 1998) and Phyllis Avery (1944 - 1955).

Don Taylor was in a relationship with Frances Rafferty (1943).

Don Taylor had an encounter with Martha Hyer (1957).


Don Taylor was in an on-screen matchup with Elizabeth Taylor in Father of the Bride (1950).

Don Taylor is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and American television directors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 2 months, 29 days - -
Married2 34 years, 11 months 22 years, 11 months 11 years
Encounter1 1 month, 1 day - -
Total4 34 years, 11 months 11 years, 6 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Donald
Middle Name Richie
Last Name Taylor
Full Name at Birth Donald Richie Taylor
Alternative Name Donald Richie Taylor, Donald Taylor, DonTaylor
Age 78 (age at death) years
Birthday 13th December, 1920
Birthplace Freeport, Pennsylvania USA
Died 29th December, 1998
Place of Death Los Angeles, California USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Buried Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Athletic
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Penn State University
Occupation Text Actor, Director
Occupation Actor
Year(s) Active 1943-88, 1943–88
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Donald Richie Taylor (December 13, 1920 – December 29, 1998) was an American actor and film director. He co-starred in 1940s and 1950s classics, including the 1948 film noir The Naked City, Battleground, Father of the Bride, Father's Little Dividend and Stalag 17. He later turned to directing films such as Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971), Tom Sawyer (1973), and Damien: Omen II (1978).

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Don Taylor78 SagittariusActor
Hazel Court82 AquariusActress
Martha Hyer89 LeoActress
Phyllis Avery86 ScorpioActress
Frances Rafferty81 GeminiActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AnneFemalePhyllis Avery
AveryFemalePhyllis Avery
JonathanMaleHazel Court
CourtneyFemaleHazel Court


The Five Man Army1969Poker Player (uncredited)Movie
Burke's Law1963George Hogarth, Scubie BakerTV Show
The Savage Guns1962Mike SummersMovie
The New Breed1961Fred KingmanTV Show
Checkmate1960Chip DamionTV Show
The Best of the Post1960John BlagdenTV Show
The David Niven Show1959'Steve'TV Show
Love Slaves of the Amazons1957Dr. Peter MastersMovie
Goodyear Theatre1957Roger GiffordTV Show
Alcoa Theatre1957Roger GiffordTV Show
The Bold and the Brave1956Sgt. Ewald 'Preacher' WollastonMovie
Telephone Time1956Sam HoustonTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956YankeeTV Show
Ride the High Iron1956Sgt. Hugo DanielchikMovie
Chevron Hall of Stars1956Johnny Hecker, Richard Diamond, ThomasTV Show
I'll Cry Tomorrow1955WallieMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Prof. Donald MasonTV Show
Crossroads1955Father Felix, Rev. Henry SchwanTV Show
Appointment with Adventure1955TV Show
Front Row Center1955Larry WhittakerTV Show
Stage 71955Arnold SpearsTV Show
Star Stage1955TV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955TV Show
Johnny Dark1954Duke BensonMovie
The Men of Sherwood Forest1954Robin HoodMovie
Climax!1954John Appleby, Julian Coates, Timothy ColtTV Show
Destination Gobi1953JenkinsMovie
Stalag 171953Lt. James DunbarMovie
The Girls of Pleasure Island1953Lt. Jimmy GilmartinMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Bob FarrellTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953DennisTV Show
Medallion Theatre1953TV Show
Japanese War Bride1952Jim SterlingMovie
Cavalcade of America1952Bob LawrenceTV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Mac RawlingsTV Show
Father's Little Dividend1951Buckley DunstanMovie
Flying Leathernecks1951Lt. Vern 'Cowboy' BlitheMovie
The Blue Veil1951Dr. Robert PalfreyMovie
Submarine Command1951Lt. Cmdr. Peter MorrisMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951Max Swanson, Pete, Sergeant Ben DestryTV Show
Target Unknown1951Lt. Frank WebsterMovie
Ambush1950Lt. Linus DelaneyMovie
Father of the Bride1950Buckley DunstanMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Barkley, Jim Emerson, RogerTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950Mark PineTV Show
For the Love of Mary1948David PaxtonMovie
The Naked City1948Jimmy HalloranMovie
Song of the Thin Man1947Buddy HollisMovie
Time to Kill1945GeorgeShort Film
Winged Victory1944Danny 'Pinkie' Scariano (as Cpl. Don Taylor)Movie
Girl Crazy1943Student (uncredited)Movie
Salute to the Marines1943Brooks - Marine at Bridge (uncredited)Movie
The Human Comedy1943Soldier at Railroad Station (uncredited)Movie
Thousands Cheer1943Soldier at Train Station (uncredited)Movie
Swing Shift Maisie1943Young Pilot (uncredited)Movie
Who's Superstitious?1943Bill Hackfeather - Sailor (uncredited)Short Film
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don taylorAug 10, 2009

Didn,t know Don Taylor was so famis some people call me Squizy after Squizy Taylor

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