Birth Name: Taron David Egerton
Place of Birth: Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 10 November, 1989
Ethnicity: English, Welsh
Taron Egerton is a Welsh actor. He was born in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, to English parents from Liverpool. One of his grandmothers was Welsh.
Taron was first raised around the Wirral, in England. His family later moved to Wales, first living in Anglesey, and later in Aberystwyth. His first name is a misspelling of “Taran”, Welsh for “thunder”. In an interview, Taran stated that he considers himself Welsh “through and through”, and that he speaks conversational Welsh (starting at 0:52 at this link).
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