Famous as :Actor
Birth Name :Richard Tiffany Gere
Birth Date :August 31, 1949
Birth Place :Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,USA
Spouse :Cindy Crawford (supermodel, 12-Dec-91 - 1995), Carey Lowell (actress, since 9-Nov-02 - split)
Claim to fame :As Julian Kaye in "American Gigolo" (1978)
He was born Richard Tiffany Gere on August 31st, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father whose named Homer was an insurance salesman and her mother Doris was a house wife. Gere is the second child in the family, in which he has three sisters and one younger brother. In his teen he went to North Syracuse Central High School where he was proven to be a multi talented person. There Gere was active in the gym, lacrosse and sky teams. He also served on the school council and quite good in playing several music instruments, such as piano, guitar, bass and trumpet; and he even wrote a music for his high school production. Gere could at the end sucessfully graduate from North Syracuse Central High School in 1967.