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Richard Simmons was born on July 12, 1948 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Milton Teagle Simmons. He is an actor and producer, known for General Hospital (1963), Sweatin' to the Oldies (1988) and Sweatin' to the Oldies 3 (1991). See full bio »

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 1980-2013 General Hospital (TV Series)
Richard / Richard Simmons
- Episode #1.12781 (2013) ... Richard
- Episode dated 16 May 1980 (1980) ... Richard Simmons (uncredited)
 2010-2012 Fish Hooks (TV Series)
Coach Salmons
- Principal Bea (2012) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- Little Fish Sunshine (2012) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- Rock Yeti Lobster (2012) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- Fish School Musical (2011) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
- We've Got Fish Spirit (2011) ... Coach Salmons (voice)
 1999 DreamMaker (TV Series)
Host
 1999 Hercules: Zero to Hero (Video)
Physedipus (voice)
 1993 Rocko's Modern Life (TV Series)
Aerobics Instructor
- No Pain, No Gain/Who Gives a Buck? (1993) ... Aerobics Instructor (voice)
 1992 Dinosaurs (TV Series)
Richard Simmons Dinosaur
- Nature Calls (1992) ... Richard Simmons Dinosaur (voice)
 1985 From Here to Maternity (TV Short)
Birthing Coach
 1969 Fellini Satyricon
Nymphomaniac's Slave (unconfirmed, uncredited)
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Other Works:

Author of 9 books, including the New York Times best seller "Never Say Diet", three best selling cookbooks, and his 1998 autobiography "Still Hungry - After All These Years". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | See more »


Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Personal Quote:

People have been frying foods since Jesus was on this planet, and there is always going to be greasy, fried, salty, sugary food. It is up to the individual to walk in and say, 'I don't want those fries today.' See more »

Trivia:

His top weight was 268 lbs before he learned to control it. See more »

Trademark:

His afro and glittery leotards

Nickname:

Dicky

Star Sign:

Cancer

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