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Redd Foxx

One of the most respected and influential comics in history, Redd Foxx made a name for himself in the stand-up world with his raunchy routines. During his prime, Redd became the star of the iconic sitcom, “Sanford & Son,” which ran successfully for six seasons on NBC. Redd also starred in a short-lived variety show, the “Sanford & Son” spinoff, “Sanford” and the TV series “The Royal Family.” Redd Foxx died tragically on Oct. 11, 1991, from a heart attack while rehearsing on the set of “The Royal Family.”

Nicholas Robinson
Nicholas Robinson

I'm a lover of quirks and writing compelling pieces for my readers.

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