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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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Filmography

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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)
 2004 Johnny Bravo (TV Series)
Richard Simmons
- Get Shovelized/T Is for Trouble (2004) ... Richard Simmons (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:

Exercise videos "Richard Simmons - Get Started" (1985), "Richard Simmons and the Silver Foxes" (1986), "Sweatin' to the Oldies" (1988), "Sweatin' to the Oldies 2" (1992), "Richard Simmons - Sweat & Shout: An Aerobic Workout" (1994), "Disco Sweat" (1995), "Sweatin' to the Oldies 3" (1995), "Tone and Sweat" (1998), "Farewell to ... See more »

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Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

My parents always told me to be myself. I was always funny and silly as a kid. And I would always make them laugh. And they always told me to dream big and follow those dreams. See more »

Trivia:

During his 4-year stint on General Hospital (1963), Simmons began personally answering fan mail. To this day, he still personally answers e-mails & letters, and makes hundreds of phone calls a week to people who seek his help, or who simply need to begin with a motivational phone call. See more »

Trademark:

His afro and glittery leotards

Nickname:

Dicky

Star Sign:

Cancer

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