Kyle Richards
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Kyle Richards played the recurring role of Alicia Edwards on Little House on the Prairie.
Personal Information
Birthname: Kyle Egan Richards
Sex/Gender: Female
Born: (1969-01-14) January 14, 1969 (age 52)
Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation: Actress / TV personality
Years active: 1974-present
Best known for: Appearances on Little House on the Prairie and The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills shows
Spouse (s): Guraish Aldjufrie (1988–1992, divorced)
Mauricio Umansky

(1996–present, 4 children)

Series Information
Appeared as: Alicia Edwards
Samantha Harper (1 episode)
Appeared on/in: Little House on the Prairie (TV series)
No. of appearances: 19 in series (as Alicia)
"Someone Please Love Me" (Season 5, as Samantha)

Kyle Richards (born January 14, 1969) played the part of Alicia Sanderson Edwards on Little House on the Prairie. She also appeared as Samantha Harper in the Season 5 episode "Someone Please Love Me" (episode #22).

About Kyle

She began her career as a child actress, appearing in a recurring role on Little House on the Prairie, and in several horror films, including The Car (1977), Tobe Hooper's Eaten Alive (1977), and John Carpenter's Halloween (1978). Since 2010, she has appeared as a main cast member on the Bravo Network's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reality series. She was a contestant on The New Celebrity Apprentice (also known as The Celebrity Apprentice 8), playing for the charity Children's Hospital Los Angeles. She was the 5th contestant fired, finishing in 12th place and raising $25,000 for her charity.

Early life

Born and raised in Hollywood, CA. [1] She is the daughter of Kathleen Mary Richards (née Dugan; 1938–2002) and Kenneth Edwin Richards (1917-1998).[2][3] The couple separated in 1972 and Kathleen later remarried twice more. Richards' siblings are Kathy Hilton (her older half-sister from her mother's first marriage to Lawrence Avanzino (born 1959) and Kim Richards (born 1964),[4] as well as three paternal half-siblings from her father's first marriage, all of whom were adults by the time Richards was born. Nicky and Paris Hilton are her half-nieces.


  1. According to the State of California. California Birth Index, 1905-1995. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California.
  2. Casablanca, Ted (March 23, 2010). Are You Ready for Another Hilton Takeover?. E! Online. Retrieved on June 26, 2013.
  3. [1]
  4. Ancestry of Paris Hilton

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