Richard Gere

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Richard Gere

Gere in October 2007
Born Richard Tiffany Gere
August 31, 1949 (1949-08-31) (age 65)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Alma mater University of Massachussetts Amerhurst (dropped out)
Occupation Actor, film producer
Years active 1973 - present
Religion Buddhist
Spouse Cindy Crawford
(m. 1991-1995, divorced)
Carey Lowell (2002-present)
Children son
Parents Homer Gere
Doris (née Tiffany)

Richard Tiffany Gere[1] (born August 31, 1949) is an American actor and activist. He grew up in Syracuse, New York.[2] He has been acting for over 20 years. Gere is a devout Buddhist, which he converted to in 1978.[2] He has three sisters, a brother, and a half-brother, the German Henry Januszewski. Gere was married to model Cindy Crawford from 1991 until 1995, when the two divorced.

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