Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons  Israeli Bassist


Who is he dating right now?

Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed
Shannon Tweed and Gene Simmons have been married for 7 years since 1st Oct 2011. view relationship


Gene Simmons has been in relationships with Diana Ross (1980 - 1983), Cher (1977 - 1980), Katey Sagal (1972), Georgeann Walsh Ward (1971 - 1974), Star Stowe and Liv Ullmann.

Gene Simmons has had encounters with Connie Hamzy, Bonnie Large, Wendy O. Williams, Linda Johansen, Jessica Hahn and Gayle O'Connor.

Gene Simmons is rumoured to have hooked up with Liza Minnelli.


Gene Simmons is a 69 year old Israeli Bassist. Born Chaim Witz on 25th August, 1949 in Haifa, Israel, he is famous for Singer and Bassist for KISS in a career that spans 1963–present and 1970–present. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Gene Simmons is a member of the following lists: Businesspeople in the cannabis industry, Guitarists from New York City and Critics of the United Nations.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 35 years, 3 months - -
Dating6 3 years 1 year, 6 months 3 years
Encounter6 - - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total14 35 years, 3 months 3 years, 2 months 3 years


First Name Gene
Last Name Simmons
Full Name at Birth Chaim Witz
Alternative Name The Demon, Eugene Klein, Dr. Love, Dr. Love/God of Thunder, God of Thunder, Reginald Van Helsing, The God of Thunder
Age 69 years
Birthday 25th August, 1949
Birthplace Haifa, Israel
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature 7 inch tongue
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality Israeli
High School Newton High School, Queens, New York, USA
University BA Education, Sullivan Community College, Platskill, New York, USA, Richmond College, Staten Island, New York, USA
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Bassist
Claim to Fame Singer and Bassist for KISS
Music Genre (Text) Hard rock, Heavy Metal, heavy metal, Heavy metal, hard rock
Music Genre Rock
Year(s) Active 1959–present, 1963–present, 1970–present
Instrument (text) Vocals, Bass Guitar, Guitar, Keyboards, Drums, bass guitar, bass
Associated Acts Kiss, Wicked Lester, Wendy O. Williams
Official Websites,,,,
Father Feri Witz
Mother Flóra "Florence" Klein
Family Member Nick Simmons (son), Sophie Simmons (daughter)
Associated People Paul Stanley, Ace Frehley, Peter Criss
Pets Snippy (Dog)

Gene Klein (born Chaim Witz (Hebrew: חיים ויץ‎, born August 25, 1949), known professionally as Gene Simmons, is an Israeli-American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, author and television personality of Hungarian Jewish descent. Also known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the bassist and co-lead singer of Kiss, the rock band he co-founded with lead singer and rhythm guitarist Paul Stanley in the early 1970s.

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Partner Comparison

Gene Simmons69 VirgoBassist
Shannon Tweed61 PiscesModel (Adult/Glamour)
Diana Ross74 AriesSinger
Cher72 TaurusSinger
Katey Sagal64 CapricornActress
Georgeann Walsh Ward-
Star Stowe40 PiscesModel (Adult/Glamour)
Jessica Hahn59 CancerModel (Adult/Glamour)
Gayle O'Connor-
Liv Ullmann80 SagittariusActress
Liza Minnelli72 PiscesSinger
Connie Hamzy65 CapricornPersonality
Bonnie Large66 VirgoModel (Adult/Glamour)
Wendy O. Williams48 GeminiSinger
Linda Johansen-Model (Adult/Glamour)
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
NickMale22nd January, 198929 years oldShannon Tweed
Sophie AlexandraFemale7th July, 199226 years oldShannon Tweed


Armed Response2017Male SuspectMovie
Hand Of Doom: The Making of the Loudwire Music Awards Trophy2017TV Movie
Angie Tribeca2016Gene SimmonsTV Show
Why Him?2016Gene SimmonsMovie
Welcome to Sweden2014Gene SimmonsTV Show
Scorpion2014Gene SimmonsTV Show
A Very Satan Christmas2013SatanShort Film
Comic Book Men2012TV Show
Epic School Battle2012Short Film
Expecting Mary2010TaylorMovie
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock2010Narrator (voice)Movie
Castle2009Gene SimmonsTV Show
Extract2009Joe AdlerMovie
Detroit Metal City2008Jack Il DarkMovie
Ugly Betty2006Gene SimmonsTV Show
Be Cool2005Gene SimmonsMovie
Todd's Coma2005Gene SimmonsTV Movie
The New Guy2002ReverendMovie
Wish You Were Dead2002VinnyMovie
My First Mister2001Mrs. Wilson Benson's Fantasy Head (uncredited)Movie
At Any Cost2000Dennis BergTV Movie
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000Gene SimmonsTV Show
Detroit Rock City1999KISSMovie
SpongeBob SquarePants1999Sea MonsterTV Show
Third Watch1999Donald MannTV Show
Family Guy1998Gene Simmons, Prisoner #3TV Show
Action League Now!!: Rock-A-Big-Baby1997Gene Simmons (voice)Short Film
King of the Hill1997JessieTV Show
Millennium1996Hector LeachmanTV Show
Red Surf1990DocMovie
Wanted: Dead or Alive1987Malak Al RahimMovie
Never Too Young to Die1986Carruthers, Velvet Von RagnerMovie
Trick or Treat1986NukeMovie
Miami Vice1984Newton Windsor BladeTV Show
The Hitchhiker1983Mr. BigTV Show
KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park1978The DemonTV Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (54)

artistsprartistsprMay 24, 2017


wjerryzwjerryzSep 6, 2015

Shannon is way too good for him. He has too much ego.

CarriePookieCarriePookieOct 10, 2013

We know he hasn't stopped at Shannon.

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 26, 2013

He should have married Shannon a LONG time ago

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 21, 2013

Still rockin after all these years. Shannon is the best. You need to appreciate that woman.

Patricia AnnaApr 7, 2013

Gêne Simmons is a Kiss Hot Rock Star.

teresa feltonJan 12, 2013

Gene I know something bad happen to u when u were boy. Your mother is very good person. Tell her do not blame herself for it .she was trick. That what happen to eve also.

teresa feltonJan 11, 2013

Gene yourself and others were around u. U ask me ? What do I want? I said nothing who am I? Then I left someone said there she is . Where did I go? Gene u thinking about things. U going look in bible. The answer u r lookig for is there. U thinking y did they change things in the book. Look at the Picture of the babby real good and child play with butterfly and Picture of age 12.

Drikah14Drikah14Mar 5, 2012

Gene Simmons is a God Rockstar

JoelhaydenDec 24, 2011

By far the most successful rock star in American history.

BillJul 31, 2011

Regarding a previous comment, he never dated Liza Minelli. He was her manager for a while.

BillJul 31, 2011

His relationship with Shannon began in 1983, not 1985. Also, before Cher, he was seeing Katey Sagal.

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