Richard Thomas Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 14 Sep, 2021
Facts of Richard Thomas
Date of Birth: 1951 , June-13
Age: 70 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Richard Thomas
Birth Name Richard Earl Thomas
Father Richard Thomas
Mother Barbara Fallis
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Manhattan, New York City, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 2 Million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Body Measurements N/A
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Georgiana Bischoff (m. 1994), Alma Gonzales (m. 1975)
Children Richard Francisco Thomas, Gweneth Gonzales Thomas
Divorce Alma Gonzales (m. 1993)
Education McBurney School
Awards Emmy Award
Movies It 1990
TV Show The Americans Since 2013
Siblings Bronwyn Thomas
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Richard Earl Thomas is active within the film industry from past 1958 as an actor. He is popular with his character in the CBS drama The Waltons that was written by John-Boy Walton. He also won the Emmy award for his wonderful performance and also was listed within various nominations, in addition, he was also listed within the 2 Golden Globe Awards with his remarkable performance. His parents were dancers named Richard S. Thomas and Barbara. His parents were within the New York School of Ballet and working there.

Early Life And Education Of Richard Thomas

Richard Earl Thomas was born on June 13, 1951, in Manhattan, New York City of United States. He is the son of Barbara (nee Fallis) and Richard S. Thomas. His parents were dancers with the New York City Ballet and owned the New York School of Ballet.

He joined The Allen Stevenson School for the completion of his high school education. Similarly, he again joined McBurney School in Manhattan for further education.

Richard Thomas' Career

Thomas started playing as a guest artist entering to grab a television career. His presence and wonderful appearance during the year 1959 in A Doll House made by Ibsen with the supporting cast of Hume Cronyn was a big success in his career along with Christopher Plummer and Julie Harris.

He accordingly worked within the daytime television and achieved continuous success over there. The Edge of Night during the year 1961 was also a big success in his lifetime. He also later attended Columbia University for the completion of his graduation.

Richard Thomas' Personal Life

His trademark basically is the birthmark on his left cheek. He moved across his career along with his personal life. He has 2 spouses to whom he got officially married. On February 14, 1975, he got married to Alma Gonzales who gave birth to the very first child in 1976 was named Richard Francisco.

Later right after the birth of the first child, Alma gave birth to the tripled daughter on August 26, 1981, who was named Barbara Ayala, Pilar Alma, and Gweneth Gonzales. They were happy with their married life but unfortunately, this couple got separated during the year 1993 with the mutual agreement to get a divorce.

With the end of his first marriage, he again got married to his second wife on November 20, 1994. He has altogether 7 children from his both marriage. His second wife is Georgiana Bischoff who had 2 daughters previously from her very first marriage. Later, she gave birth to a son on July 28, 1996.

Richard Thomas' Net Worth And Salary

Richard's net worth this year is around $6 million American dollars that have been spread like the latest gossips for the people. He is successful in earning his salary and a good amount of increasing net worth during this year.

He has appeared in the movies such as Wonder Boys, Bloodhonds Inc. Taking Woodstock, and Anesthesia, and has appeared in the TV films such as In the Name of the People, The Christmas Secret, and Wild Hearts.

He has worked in TV series such as The Defenders, The Waltons, The Invaders, Law & Order, The Americans, and Blue Bloods. 

Richard is 5 feet 8 inches tall in his height that is approximately 1.74 m. His weight is also a perfect match for his height and his dressing style is the center of attraction among his fans.