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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)
 2004 Johnny Bravo (TV Series)
Richard Simmons
- Get Shovelized/T Is for Trouble (2004) ... Richard Simmons (voice)
 1999 DreamMaker (TV Series)
 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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Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Fruit of the Loom Underwear (1996) See more »

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3 Articles | See more »


5' 6½" (1.69 m)

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Our children are obese, either have or being threatened by diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and not socially adjusting properly to others because of a lack of fitness. See more »


Honored for his dedication to the cause of Health & Fitness with his induction to the National Fitness Hall of Fame in 2006. See more »


His afro and glittery leotards



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Nicest man on the planet amykate76
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Was he in 'The Nutty Professor' with Eddie Murphy? khaosjr
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