Taylor Alison Swift was born in 1989 on December 13th (25yrs) . She grew up on her parents tree farm along with her younger brother Austin swift in Reading, Pennsylvania. Her job was to pick bugs of the trees. By 11 years of age she wrote a 300 page chapter book and wrote a winning poem titled " monsters in my closet. By age 12 Taylor finally convinced her mom to bring her to visit Nashville , Tennessee where she handed out her songs to famous record labels , unfortunately none of them where accepted. But young Taylor persevered and tried again and again until finally at the age of 14 she was accepted by Big machine records.