Richards, Michael

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Richards, Michael Gender: M
Michael Anthony Richards
born on 24 July 1949 at 04:43 (= 04:43 AM )
Place Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 01°16' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 14°34 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 27°10'

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Michael Richards
photo: Alan Light, license cc-by-2.0


Actor, co-star of Seinfeld, he played the belovedly wacky, off-beat Kramer in the long-running series, beginning in 1989, a part which made him a star. He is so identified with the role that he finds it difficult to land other parts.

Richards is a master of physical slap-stick comedy who turns his face into expressive if weird positions and who emits sounds that capture the comedic moment.

A Viet Nam veteran, he drifted for a while taking minor parts until Seinfeld came along.

He was married from 1974-1992, now divorced, with one daughter.

The former “Seinfeld” star went over the top while working a comedy routine in a West Hollywood night club on November 17, 2006. Enraged by hecklers, he directed a heated and hateful retort at the impolite audience members, spewing out racial epithets and obscenities. On November 20th he apologized to African-Americans on the Late Show with David Letterman, saying “I am not a racist. That’s what’s so insane about this.” Richards claims that his barrage had been fueled by anger, not bigotry. He hired a publicist with ties to the African-American community and a few days later appeared with the Reverends Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton to make another public apology.

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  • business associate/partner relationship with Alexander, Jason (born 23 September 1959). Notes: Co-stars on "Seinfeld"
  • business associate/partner relationship with Louis-Dreyfus, Julia (born 13 January 1961). Notes: Co-stars on "Seinfeld"
  • business associate/partner relationship with Seinfeld, Jerry (born 29 April 1954). Notes: Co-stars on "Seinfeld"


  • Relationship : Marriage 1974
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1989 (debut as Kramer in "Seinfeld")
  • Relationship : Divorce dates 1992
  • Work : Lose social status 17 November 2006 (Spewed a barrage of racial epithets and obscenities)
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Source Notes

Frank C. Cliford quotes him, son of William Richards and Phyllis Nardozzi


  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Divorces
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One daughter)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Military : Military service