(5/16/61) Presenter, "The 13th Annual Emmy Awards", NBC-TV.
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Lt. Robert Taylor U.S.N.R. | Lieut Robert Taylor USNR
5' 11½" (1.82 m)
Did You Know?
In my freshman year  I played the leading role in the campus performance "Helena's Boys", greatly to the disgust of Professor Gray [Herbert B. Gray. Taylor's cello teacher from 1925 to 1931], who wanted to know why I fiddled about with such nonsense. He said that I should concentrate on the cello, that I had the makings of a concert artist, what had I to do with "playacting"? I couldn't ...
He holds Hollywood record for longest contract with one studio (MGM) 24 years from early 1934 to late 1958 and he holds Hollywood record for lowest contract salary (initially $35 a week, in 1934).