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Richard Gere
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Gere in October 2007
Born
Richard Tiffany Gere

August 31, 1949 (1949-08-31) (age 70)
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Massachussetts Amerhurst (dropped out)
Occupation Actor, movie producer
Years active 1973 - present
Spouse(s) Cindy Crawford
(m. 1991-1995, divorced)
Carey Lowell (2002-present)
Children Son
Parent(s) Homer Gere
Doris (née Tiffany)

Richard Tiffany Gere (born August 31, 1949) is an American actor and activist. He grew up in Syracuse, New York. He has been acting for over 20 years. In favour with 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, Gere is a devout Tibetan Buddhist, which he converted to in 1978. He has three sisters and a brother. Gere was married to model Cindy Crawford from 1991 until 1995, when the two divorced.

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