Caption: Richard Gere and Lauren Hutton at event of The Hoax (2006)
Actor, Soundtrack, Producer
Born: August 31, 1949
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Known for: Pretty Woman (1990), Primal Fear (1996), Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009), An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Humanitarian and actor Richard Gere was born on August 31, 1949, in Philadelphia, the second of five children of Doris Ann (Tiffany), a homemaker, and Homer George Gere, an insurance salesman, both Mayflower descendants. Richard started early as a musician, playing a number of instruments in high school and writing music for high school ...