George Jefferson

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George Jefferson
The Jeffersons Sanford Hemsley Evans 1974.jpg
George (front) with wife Louise and son Lionel.
First appearance"Henry's Farewell"
(on All in the Family)
Last appearance"Red Robins"
(on The Jeffersons)
Created byNorman Lear
Portrayed bySherman Hemsley (All in the Family and The Jeffersons)
Jamie Foxx (Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's All in the Family and The Jeffersons)
Information
OccupationDry-cleaning business owner
FamilyWilliam T. Jefferson (father)
Olivia Jefferson (mother)
Henry Jefferson (brother)
Ruby Jefferson (sister-in-law)
Raymond Jefferson (nephew)
Jessica Jefferson (granddaughter)
Maxine Mills (sister-in-law)
Jason Mills (nephew)
Julie Williams (niece)
Jenny Jefferson (daughter-in-law)
Harold Mills (father-in-law)
Spouse(s)Louise Jefferson (1952)
ChildrenLionel Jefferson

George Jefferson is a fictional character played by Sherman Hemsley on the American television sitcoms All in the Family (from 1973 until 1975) and its spin-off The Jeffersons (1975–1985). He was on every episode of The Jeffersons. George, his wife, Louise Jefferson and their son Lionel Jefferson were neighbors with Archie Bunker and his family. George and Archie argued every time they talked to each other. George and his family move to an apartment on the East Side of Manhattan.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "TV Show Theme Songs - The Jeffersons". Archived from the original on 2019-09-17. Retrieved 2021-02-25.