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Terry Taylor

Terry Taylor

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :August 12, 1955
Height :6 feet 1 inches
Weight :102 kg

Terry Taylor is an American retired professional wrestler better known by his ring name Terry Taylor and for his time as an in-ring performer in the National Wrestling Alliance, World Championship Wrestling, and World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment. From 2003 until 2011, he worked as a road agent, trainer, interviewer, and the director of talent relations in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Since 2012, Taylor has worked as a trainer in WWE’s developmental territory, NXT.

QUICK FACTS

Birth namePaul Worden Taylor III
BornAugust 12, 1955 (age 68)
Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.
Alma materGuilford College
Spouse(s)
Trudy Taylor

(m. 1988; died 2011)

Children2
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)
Dr. Feelgood
The Red Rooster
Scary Terry Taylor
Terry Taylor
Terrance Taylor
Taylor Made Man
Billed height6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Billed weight225 lb (102 kg)

Terry Taylor Biography, EarlyLife

Terry Taylor was born on March 12, 1955, and is now 67 years old. He was born in Greenville, South Carolina, in the United States. His parents’ information has not yet been disclosed. Terry Taylor was born under the sign of Virgo. There are no updates on his siblings, and it is unclear whether he has a sibling or not. He is of American nationality and practices the Christian religion.

Terry Taylor Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Terry Taylor’s Height, And Weight

Terry Taylor stands 6 feet tall. His physical weight is approximately 80 kg. Similarly, he has brown eyes and brown hair. Furthermore, other dimensions such as shoe size, dress size, and so on are not mentioned.

Career

American Wrestling Federation (1994–1995)

Taylor became an announcer for the American Wrestling Federation (AWF) in 1994. A fan of wrestling announcer Gordon Solie, Taylor would often use Solie’s famous phrases, pronouncing a suplex as a “soo-play” and a clothesline as a “lariat.” He defeated Blacktop Bully by disqualification on April 29, 1995, at an AWF event.

Third return to WCW (1996–1998)

Taylor spent several years in WCW working backstage, as a road agent and a writer. Along with Annette Yother, Craig Leathers, Eric Bischoff, and Kevin Sullivan, he wrote content for Nitro and WCW pay-per-views. He made his return to the ring on April 20, 1996, in Little Rock, AR when he defeated Steve Regal and would occasionally wrestle on house shows over the next two and a half years. His last match came on September 23, 1998, when he faced Steve McMichael in Utica, NY at a house show.

Second return to WWF (1998–1999)

Taylor returned to the WWF in 1998, doing interviews backstage and sometimes commentary on WWF television. As with WCW, he would occasionally wrestle in live events. His first match would be against Kurt Angle on May 15, 1999, in Baltimore, MD. His final match was against Joey Abs on September 23, 1999.

Fourth return to WCW (1999–2001)

After conducting backstage interviews for a year in the WWF, Taylor returned to WCW yet again. He appeared in a backstage segment with Kimberly on Monday Nitro on November 15, 1999. During this run in WCW, Taylor co-hosted and provided commentary for WCW Saturday Night with Larry Zbyszko. While in WCW, Taylor would also wrestle for the independent promotions. He defeated Tom Prichard at the 2nd Annual Brian Pillman Memorial Show on May 19, 1999, and on July 30, he lost to Chris Jericho at the Mark Curtis Comes Home Memorial Show. He remained with the company until WWF bought it out in March 2001. On August 9, 2001, he defeated Bobby Eaton at the 4th Annual Brian Pillman Memorial Show in a match refereed by Ricky Steamboat.

Third return to WWE (2002–2003)

In September 2002, Taylor returned to the now-renamed WWE as a road agent. Taylor lasted in this capacity until July 14, 2003, when he was released from his contract.

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (2003–2011)

Taylor began working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling in 2003. Before becoming Head of Talent Relations, he also worked as a road agent, trainer, and interviewer. His only match for TNA was on September 24, 2003, when he defeated Kid Kash. While in TNA, Taylor wrestled for independent promotions, notably teaming with Cyrus in Canada for Ontario’s Border City Wrestling and Manitoba’s No Holds Barred promotions. On December 30, 2003, Tayor lost to Steve Williams in a match for the vacated NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight title in Guangzhou, China. On May 20, 2011, Taylor was fired from the promotion.

Fourth return to WWE (2012–present)

In 2012, Taylor was re-signed by WWE to work as a trainer in its developmental territory NXT.

According to Pro Wrestling Torch in 2017, Taylor along with Shawn Michaels taught the finishing class at the WWE Performance Center, the last of four levels of classes.

Terry Taylor’s Net Worth

Terry Taylor has a net worth of $500 million. Taylor has amassed a sizable fortune through his career as a professional wrestler. In addition, he lives a luxurious, cheerful, and rich life with his family.

Furthermore, no information about his Brand endorsements is revealed.

Terry Taylor’s Wife, Marriage, Children

Terry Taylor is a husband. Trudy Davidson is his wife. Terry Taylor has two boys, the names of whom have not yet been revealed. Trudy Davidson died of cancer on July 14, 2011.

Terry Taylor Awards

  • NWA Music City Wrestling
    • NWA North American Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Southeastern Championship Wrestling
    • NWA Southeastern Heavyweight Championship (Northern Division) (1 time)
    • NWA Southeastern Television Championship (1 time)
  • World Class Wrestling Association
    • WCWA Texas Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
    • WCWA World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Iceman Parsons
  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated
    • PWI Rookie of the Year (1980)
    • PWI ranked him # 197 of the 500 best singles wrestlers during the “PWI Years” in 2003.
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter awards
    • Most Underrated (1991, 1992)

FAQ

What is the net worth of Terry Taylor?

His net worth is 500 million dollars.

What is the height of Terry Taylor?

His height is 6 feet.

What is the age of Terry Taylor?

His age is 67 years as of 2023.

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