- Category : 1969-births
- Type : PEG
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Maya 4
American actress, television personality, memoirist and philanthropist.
She began her career as a child actress, appearing in a recurring role on the popular television series Little House on the Prairie, and in several horror films, including The Car (1977), Tobe Hooper's Eaten Alive (1977), and John Carpenter's cult classic Halloween (1978). Since 2010, she has appeared on the American reality television series The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
Richards' siblings are actress-philanthropist, Kathy Hilton, her older half-sister from her mother's first marriage to Lawrence Avanzino (born 1959), and actress Kim Richards (born 1964). Fashion designer, Nicky Hilton, and socialite, Paris Hilton, are her nieces.
In 1988, at the age of 18, Richards married Guraish Aldjufrie from Indonesia while she was pregnant with their daughter Farrah (b. 1988), but they separated in 1990 and divorced two years later. Richards met second husband Mauricio Umansky, a Los Angeles real estate agent, in 1994.
The couple wed on 20 January 1996, when Kyle was 4 months pregnant. Their daughter Alexia was born on 18 June 1996. The couple went on to have two more daughters, Sophia (b. 2000) and Portia (b. 2008).