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Birth Name: Richard Simmons
Born: 07/12/1948
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Born Milton Teagle Simmons in New Orleans, LA on July 12, 1948, the story of Richard Simmons' childhood was well-known to fans and the media alike. The son of show business parents, he suffered from obesity throughout his childhood and weighed 268 pounds at the time of his high school graduation. While attending Florida State University, he studied art in Florence, Italy, where he was allegedly an extra in Federico Fellini's "Satyricon" (1969). After graduation, he traveled to New York City, where he worked in a variety of jobs, including advertising and cosmetics. In 1973, Simmons took money that he had earned as a child model for plus-size clothing and moved to Los Angeles, where he worked... Continue Bio >>


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