Did you know?

  • Richard has one son, Homer James Jigme Gere, with long time girlfriend Carey Lowell.
  • In high school, Richard played lacrosse and was also on the gymnastics and ski teams.
  • Richard was named People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive in 1999.
  • He won a gymnastics scholarship to University of Massachusetts Amherst. Richard majored in philosophy before he dropped out to begin his career in acting.
  • He was married to supermodel Cindy Crawford for five years.
  • Richard is an accomplished pianist and music writer.
  • After he was cast for An Officer And A Gentleman, Richard converted his religious beliefs from his Methodist roots to the Tibetan School of Buddhism.
  • He founded the Tibet House in New York and started the Gere Foundation to help organize all of his activist causes.
 

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