British freestyle swimmer who won three gold medals in the 1908 Olympics, followed by a bronze in both 1912 and 1920.
He won his first gold medal for the 1-mile race at the 1906 Intercalated Games.
He won bronze medals at the 1912 and 1916 Olympics in the 4×200 m freestyle event.
He was the son of James and Elizabeth Taylor.
He competed in the 1912 Olympics where the legendary Jim Thorpe won both the decathlon and pentathlon.