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Richard Thomas

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Birthday
13, 1951
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
13, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Known best for his role as John-Boy on TV's The Waltons, he began his television career in 1959 in a version of A Doll's House before moving on to appear in some soap operas.

Before Fame

He made his Broadway debut at age seven with the assistance of his parents, who were both ballet dancers.

Trivia

He majored in Chinese at Columbia University and speaks the language fluently.

Family Life

He married Alma Gonzales in 1975 and the couple welcomed triplets in 1981.

Associated With

He starred in The Waltons with Michael Learned.