Marshall Taylor

Marshall Taylor bio

Birth Name: Marshall Taylor

Occupation: Cyclist

Place Of Birth: Indianapolis

Date Of Birth: November 26, 1878

Date Of Death: June 21, 1932

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Marshall Taylor was born on the 26th of November, 1878. He was best known for being a Cyclist. Cyclist who was the first African American to win a world championship in his sport and only the second black man to ever win a world championship in any sport.

Marshall Taylor was born in Indianapolis. He competed in his first amateur cycling event at 13, and won his first at age 15 – facing ‘hoots’ because of his race. Facing strong discrimination at home, he chose to begin his racing career for Austria and New Zealand, beating the champions of Europe in many of his 40 wins.

Marshall Taylor was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Marshall Taylor was born in 1870s.

Marshall Taylor is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Marshall’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Marshall Taylor’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Marshall Taylor’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Marshall Taylor kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Marshall Taylor was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Marshall Taylor
NICKNAME: Marshall
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Marshall Taylor was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Marshall Taylor was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Marshall Taylor had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Marshall Taylor’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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