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Kim Richards

Kimberly "Kim" Richards (born September 19, 1964) is an American actress. She is best known for being a former child actress, and a television personality. Kim Richards was born in Mineola, New York, the daughter of Kenneth E. Richards (1935–1998) and Kathleen Dugan (1938–2002). The couple separated in 1972 and Kathleen later remarried. Richards' sisters are the actresses Kathy Hilton (born 1959) and Kyle Richards (born 1969). Socialites Nicky and Paris Hilton are her nieces, daughters of her half-sister, Kathy. She is of Welsh and Irish ancestry. Her career began during her childhood in the early 1970s. From 1970–1971, she starred as Prudence Everett in the television series Nanny and the Professor, with costars Juliet Mills, Richard Long, David Doremus and Trent Lehman. She also starred in several Disney films, including Escape to Witch Mountain, No Deposit, No Return and Return from Witch Mountain. With one leg shorter than the other, she starred in an episode of Little House on the Prairie as Olga Nordstorm, Laura Ingalls' friend, whom her Pa fitted with a handmade wooden heel on her shoe that allowed her to run and play normally with the other children. In 1974 and 1976, she

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Kyle & Kim Richards -- Relationship May Be Beyond Repair

Kyle & Kim Richards
Relationship May Be Beyond Repair

Kyle and Kim Richards are sisters at war ... and it's way more personal than just a vicious dog attack. There has been radio silence between the two -- with the exception of a brief encounter… READ MORE >

Kyle Richards -- I Bitched Out ... When Lisa Rinna Attacked My Sister

Kyle Richards
I Bitched Out ... When Lisa Attacked My Sister

// Kyle Richards cops to being a total coward when the now-legendary fight between Kim Richards and Lisa Rinna broke out -- and that's because she says it was 100% legit ... shattered… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Kim Richards -- Harry Hamlin Dirt All Made Up Just to Piss Off Lisa Rinna

Kim Richards
Harry Hamlin Dirt All Made Up ... To Piss Off Lisa Rinna

Kim Richards is great at creating drama on "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" -- and even better at creating stories ... TMZ has learned. If you missed it ... Richards accused fellow… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Kim Richards -- Removes Pit Bull From House ... Temporarily [VIDEO]

Kim Richards
Removes Pit Bull From Home ... Temporarily

Kim Richards finally played her hand on the fate of her pit bull ... and it sounds like she's trying to keep it.Kyle Richard's sis was at the Grove Saturday when our photog asked about her dog,… READ MORE >

- 134 days ago
Kyle Richards -- Not Pleased with Kim Richards, Doggone It

Kyle Richards
Not Pleased with Kim, Doggone It!

Kyle Richards made it as clear as she can without saying anything ... she's none too pleased the dog that attacked her daughter has not been removed from her sister's home.Kyle was chatty as she… READ MORE >

- 137 days ago
Kyle Richards - Daughter Alexia Worse for Wear After Dog Bite

Kyle Richards
Daughter Alexia Worse for Wear After Dog Bite

Kyle Richards and her daughter Alexia Umansky were out and about Monday ... the first time the 18-year-old has been seen in public since she was viciously attacked by her aunt's pit bull.Kyle and… READ MORE >

- 140 days ago
Kyle Richards -- I Don't Want Kim's Pit Bull Destroyed

Kyle Richards
I Don't Want Kim's Pit Bull Destroyed

Kyle Richards is an animal lover and a very forgiving woman ... which is why she does NOT want the pit bull put down that viciously attacked her daughter.As TMZ first reported, Kyle's 18-year-old… READ MORE >

- 143 days ago
Kim Richards BLAMES THE VICTIM

Kim Richards
BLAMES THE VICTIM

Kim Richards says her niece is to blame for the pit bull attack that left her hospitalized ... and she's not saying definitively she's getting rid of her dog that has attacked 4 people.Kim claims… READ MORE >

- 144 days ago
Kyle Richards -- Dog Trainer Says Sister Kim Is Unfit Pit Bull Owner

Kyle Richards
Dog Trainer Says Kim's An Unfit Pit Bull Owner

Kyle Richard's sister Kim is an unfit dog owner and her pit bull should be taken away from her immediately ... so says the guy who tried to train the dog and almost got a piece taken out of… READ MORE >

- 144 days ago
Kim Richards' Vicious Pit Bull -- Animal Control Won't Do ANYTHING ... Unless Victim Complains

Kim Richards' Pit Bull
Animal Control Won't Do ANYTHING Unless Victim Complains

Kim Richards pit bull is vicious and dangerous, with a history of biting people -- and Animal Services KNOWS about it -- yet the most recent attack this weekend against Kyle Richard's… READ MORE >

- 144 days ago

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