Mar. 12th, 1948
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
James Taylor's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Funny People
1971 - Two-Lane Blacktop
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- 2004: In the fall he participated in the Vote for Change concert tour organized to encourage the defeat of 'George W. Bush' (qv) in the U.S. presidential election.
- October 2004: Performed the Star Spangled Banner at Fenway Park in Boston for Game 2 of the World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox.
- His late brother, Alex Taylor, and (still-living) sister Kate Taylor were both singer-songwriters; younger brother 'Livingston Taylor' (qv) is still an active folk-pop-jazz performer.
- 2000: Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
- Was nominated for Broadway's 1978 Tony Award, for both music and lyrics, as one of several people sharing a nomination as Best Score for "Working."
- Ex-brother-in-law of 'Lucy Simon (II)' (qv), 'Joanne Simon' (qv) and Peter Simon.
- 3/30/04: Performed in Beverly Hills, CA, at a fund-raiser for 'John Kerry (III)' (qv)'s Democratic presidential campaign.
- Was once signed by 'The Beatles' (qv)' Apple label in the late 1960s.