Namesakes

American First Ladies: 1 first lady
Margaret Taylor   1849-1850  
American Presidents: 1 president
Zachary Taylor   1849-1850  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Lundy Taylor   1967   Christy  
Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Lundy Taylor   1994   Christy  
Hall-of-Famers: 4 football, 1 baseball, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Fred "Cyclone" Taylor   1947  
(football) Jim Taylor   1976  
(football) Charley Taylor   1984  
(football) Lawrence Taylor   1999  
(baseball) Ben Taylor   2006  
(football) Jason Taylor   2017  
Most Valuable Players: 2 winners
Jim Taylor   1962   football  
Lawrence Taylor   1986   football  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 physics
(physics) Richard E. Taylor   1990  
(physics) Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr.   1993  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 8 actresses, 5 actors
Dub Taylor   1907-1994  
Robert Taylor   1911-1969  
Shaw Taylor   1924-2015  
Elizabeth Taylor   1932-2011  
Renée Taylor   1933-  
Holland Taylor   1943-  
Russi Taylor   1944-2019  
Roberta Taylor   1948-  
Robert Taylor   1963-  
Tamara Taylor   1970-  
Rachael Taylor   1984-  
Scout Taylor-Compton   1989-  
Aaron Taylor-Johnson   1990-  
Notable Athletes: 8 football, 1 baseball, 1 ice hockey, 1 rugby, 1 soccer
(ice hockey) Fred "Cyclone" Taylor   1884-1979  
(baseball) Ben Taylor   1888-1953  
(football) Jim Taylor   1935-  
(football) Charley Taylor   1941-  
(football) Lawrence Taylor   1959-  
(football) Jason Taylor   1974-  
(soccer) Neil Taylor   1989-  
(football) Tyrod Taylor   1989-  
(football) Devin Taylor   1989-  
(football) Cooper Taylor   1990-  
(rugby) Codie Taylor   1991-  
(football) Stepfan Taylor   1991-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 cinematographer, 1 director
Ronnie Taylor   1924-2018  
Sam Taylor-Johnson   1967-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
(television) Shaw Taylor   1924-2015  
Notable Musicians: 2 musicians, 1 singer
Cecil Taylor   1929-2018     
Roger Taylor   1949-   rock  
Jayceon "The Game" Taylor   1979-   hip hop  
Notable Writers: 2 authors, 1 author/playwright
Elizabeth Taylor   1912-1975  
Janelle Taylor   1944-  
Drew Hayden Taylor   1962-  
Olympic Medalists: 5 gold, 4 silver, 3 bronze, 2 gold/bronze, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/gold
(gold) Leonora Taylor   1904   archery - team round  
(silver) Mabel Taylor   1904   archery - team  
(gold) John Taylor Jr.   1908   medley relay  
(gold/bronze) Henry Taylor   1908; 1912; 1920   swimming - 1500 m freestyle; swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(gold/bronze) Morgan Taylor   1924; 1928; 1932   400 m hurdles  
(bronze) Betty Taylor   1936   80 m hurdles  
(gold) Irving Taylor   1948   ice hockey  
(bronze) Jack Taylor   1952   swimming - 100 m backstroke  
(silver/gold) Robert Taylor   1972   100 m; 4x100 m relay  
(silver) Angella Taylor-Issajenko   1984   4x100 m relay  
(silver) Leon Taylor   2004   diving - synchronized platform  
(silver) Penny Taylor   2004; 2008   basketball  
(gold/silver) Angelo Taylor   2000; 2008; 2012   400 m hurdles; 4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Peter Taylor   2012   rowing  
(gold) Katie Taylor   2012   boxing  
(gold) Christian Taylor   2012   triple jump  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Elizabeth Taylor   1960; 1966   Butterfield 8; Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?  
Other Religious Leaders: 1 leader
John Taylor   1880-1887   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 2 winners
Robert Lewis Taylor   1959   The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters  
Peter Taylor   1987   A Summons to Memphis  
Saints: 2 blessed
Blessed Hugh Taylor   1560-1585  
Blessed Francis Taylor   ?-1621  
Title Characters: 1 song
(song) Vince Taylor   1973   Just Like Vince Taylor