The she dated actor Taylor Lautner from October to December 2009.She was romantically linked to musician John Mayer from late 2009 until early 2010. Photo Gallery of Taylor Swift Date of Birth: December 13, 1989 Place of Birth: Reading, Pennsylvania Height: 5′ 10″ (1.78 m) Birth Name: Taylor Alison Swift Is an American singer-songwriter.

Swift proceeded to work with experienced Music Row songwriters such as Troy Verges, Brett Beavers, Brett James, Mac Mc Anally and The Warren Brothers.

She eventually formed a lasting working relationship with Liz Rose.

Swift saw Rose performing at an RCA songwriter event and suggested that they write together.

They began meeting for two-hour writing sessions every Tuesday afternoon after school.

Taylor Alison Swift was born on December 13, 1989, in Reading, Pennsylvania, to Andrea (Finlay), a one-time marketing executive, and Scott Kingsley Swift, a financial adviser.

Her ancestry includes German and English, as well as some Scottish, Irish, Welsh and 1/16th Italian.

Hits like “Love Story” and “You Belong With Me” appealed to country and pop fans alike and helped fuel the multiplatinum success of her albums, with Fearless the 2009 top-seller.

Taylor Swift’s family moved to nearby Wyomissing where she started crafting songs at age 5, and at age 16, released her debut album.

She signed with the independent label Big Machine Records and became the youngest songwriter ever signed by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house.

Raised in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, she moved to Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 14 to pursue a career in country music.

She was named after James Taylor, and her mother believed that if she had a gender neutral name it would help her forge a business career.