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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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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared at Universal Studios, Hollywood with the new California Raisin Character to lead the free "Raisin' Shine" workout session (February 19, 2000). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | See more »


Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't know about you, but every time some joker points me out as I walk through an airport wearing extra-small Dolfin shorts, a tank top and leg warmers, I get a little upset. 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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