Redd Foxx

Born Dec 9, 1922
  • Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter
Net Worth
-$3.5 Million
John Elroy Sanford, known professionally as Redd Foxx, was an American comedian and actor, best remembered for his explicit comedy records and his starring role on the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son. Foxx gained notoriety with his raunchy nightclub acts during the 1950s and 1960s. Known as the "King o...
Redd Foxx

Redd Foxx Stats


: John Elroy Sanford, Chicago Red, Zorro, Red, Foxx, Redd


: Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter


: 5 ft 7 in (1.72 m)


: African American | Seminole


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: December 9, 1922

Place of Birth

: St. Louis

Date of Death

: October 11, 1991

Place of Death

: Los Angeles

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Redd Foxx Film Roles

  1. Harlem Nights
    Bennie Wilson
  2. Cotton Comes to Harlem
    Uncle Bud
  3. On Location: Redd Foxx
  4. Cotton Comes to Harlem
    Booker Washington Sims

Redd Foxx Film Appearances

  1. Groucho Marx & Redd Foxx

Redd Foxx TV Starring Roles

  1. The Royal Family
  2. The Redd Foxx Show
  3. Sanford
  4. Sanford and Son
  5. Redd Foxx

Redd Foxx TV Guest Roles

  1. Petula Clark, Roy Clark, Redd Foxx
  2. Show 8
  3. Show 28 - Christmas Episode
  4. Show #2
  5. Fred Visits
  6. Red Foxx / Robert Hegyes / Rip Taylor
  7. Episode #1.5
  8. Tim Conway, Bobby Darrin, Redd Foxx
  9. Host: Redd Foxx
  10. Show 16

Redd Foxx Albums

  1. For President
  2. I Ain't Lied Yet!
  3. Live at The Apollo
  4. Comedy Stew: The Best Of Redd Foxx