Rod Taylor Bio Details
Rodney Sturt Taylor
Date of birth
Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia
Date of death:
7 Jan 2015
Place of death
Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of death
Artist (Finished 2015)
Actor (Finished 2015)
What's in a name?
Rod's middle name Sturt comes from Capt. Charles Sturt, a famous Australian explorer and Rod's great-great-grand uncle.
When Rod saw Lawrence Olivier in a performance of Richard III it convinced him to pursue an acting career.
Rod played Winston Churchill in the recent Tarantino film Inglorious Basterds.
Starred in the classic sci-fi film The Time Machine and in the Hitchcock classic The Birds
Rod Taylor Family
Rod Taylor's children:
Rod Taylor's daughter is Felicia Taylor
Rod Taylor's current partners:
Rod Taylor's wife was Carol Kikumura