What was Robert Taylor’s real name? August 1, 2020 by Pamela Landy Robert Taylor was born Spangler Arlington Brugh. He was born in Filley, Nebraska, in 1911. Related Answers What is the inscription on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery? In how many movies did Robert Taylor and Barbara Stanwyck appear together? How were critics Carl and Mark Van Doren related? What was Elizabeth Taylor’s screen debut? What movie featured the credit “Script by William Shakespeare, Additional Dialogue by Sam Taylor”? Who was “Old Rough and Ready”?