Isabel Sanford

Born Aug 29, 1917
  • Actor
Isabel Sanford was an American stage, film and television actress best known for her role as Louise "Weezy" Jefferson on the CBS sitcoms All in the Family and The Jeffersons. In 1981, she became the first African-American actress to win a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy...

Isabel Sanford Stats


: Eloise Gwendolyn Sanford


: Actor


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Aug 29, 1917 (98 years old)

Place of Birth

: Harlem

Date of Death

: Jul 9, 2004

Place of Death

: Los Angeles

Cause of Death

: Cardiovascular disease

Isabel Sanford Film Roles

  1. Reading Rainbow: Family Matters
  2. Love at First Bite
    Love at First Bite
  3. Original Gangstas
  4. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
  5. Hickey & Boggs
  6. Night Caller
    Night Caller
  7. The New Centurions

Isabel Sanford TV Starring Roles

  1. The Jeffersons
    Louise Jefferson
  2. A Pup Named Scooby-Doo
  3. The Great American Quiz Show

Isabel Sanford TV Guest Roles

  1. Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore
  2. Edith's Winning Ticket
  3. The Bunkers and Inflation (2) (aka Archie Underfoot)
  4. Second Honeymoon
  5. Love
  6. Muhammad Ali
  7. The Mothers
  8. MG76-2
  9. Hands Off, Grandma
  10. The Bunkers and Inflation (3) (aka Edith the Job Hunter)
Isabel Sanford