This young and beautiful singer has captured our hearts. She has taken names across the music industry. Here are 20 less known facts about her. If you’re a fan of the award-winning, talented American singer-songwriter, then you’re going to love these fun & slightly less-known Taylor Swift facts!
1. Her full name is Taylor Alison Swift.
2. Taylor Stands 5′ 10″ or 1.77 m.
3. Her favorite food is cheesecake.
4. Her mom wanted to name her daughter Taylor because she didn’t want people to be able to know her gender, just by reading her name.
5. Swift was named after James Taylor.
6. Taylor admits that she is an incredibly clumsy person and jokes that her parents and friends keep making fun of her because she spills everything.
7. Her grandmother was a professional opera singer, which inspired Swift from a young age.
8. Taylor wrote a 350-page novel when she was just 12, but it’s not yet published.
9. She once won a national poetry contest with her poem “Monster in My Closet.”
10. She says Shania Twain is her biggest musical influence; however, she’s also ‘devoted’ to Britney Spears.
11. She loves history and knows American history like the back of her hand.
12. She is close friends with Selena Gomez.
13. Swift has a fish tank full of vintage baseballs in her living room.
14. Swift has already received more than 200 awards from nearly 600 nominations.
15. Swift keeps a bedroom in her house for her BFF Karlie Kloss, stocked with Karlie’s favorite snacks and tons of photos of her on the wall.
16. Swift is afraid of beetles.
17. Swift is obsessed with “Disney.” She even appeared in the Disney feature movie Hannah Montana.
18. She has an estimated net worth of $200 million, which is generated primarily from music, touring, and endorsements.
19. In addition to her music royalties, she has a variety of endorsement deals, which include Keds and Coca-Cola.
20. The last of the Taylor Swift facts is that she keeps sharing her good fortune with others by funding the Taylor Swift Education Center at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville.
So, did these Taylor Swift facts surprise you? Or you knew some of them already? Let us know in the comments below.