- His mother was a cryptographer for the OSS during World War II.
- High school classmates included actor Reginald VelJohnson and former CIA director George Tenet.
- An appearance in a 1978 issue of Playgirl magazine led to an adult-film director offering him a movie deal.
- Was a consultant on 9 1/2 Weeks (1987) and Boogie Nights (1997).
- Is the subject of the 2001 documentary Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy, and published his memoir, Ron Jeremy: The Hardest (Working) Man in Showbiz, in 2007.
- In February, 2013, had back-to-back emergency surgeries for an aneurysm near his heart.
- Has appeared in more than 2000 adult films and directed more than 280 of them, and has had roles in more than 60 mainstream movies and more than a dozen music videos.
- Had a limited-edition rum, Ron de Jeremy, named after him.
- Garnered a mention in the Guinness Book of World Records for Most Appearances in Adult Films.
- Had roles in five John Frankenheimer films.
- Susan — Sister
- Arnold Hyatt — Father
- City University of New York, Queens College, Queens, New York, United States (MSEd in Special Education)
- Birth Name: Ronald Jeremy Hyatt
- Birth Place: Queens, New York, United States
- Profession: Adult actor, Actor, Voice-overs, Reality cast member, Director, Screenwriter
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