New Orleans History -- Lake Pontchartrain
Tuesday, June 25, 2024
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Richard Simmons & Jay Thomas are born in New Orleans

Richard Simmons, the most famous of American fitness advocates who has become a parody of the type, was born on this day in New Orleans in 1948. • On the same day and in the same city, TV actor Jay Thomas (Mork and Mindy, Cheers, Murphy Brown) was born.