Once the Queens, New York neighbor of Archie and Edith Bunker, George Jefferson and his family moved on up to a deluxe apartment in Manhattan. Jefferson, who owns several dry-cleaning stores, is a quick-thinking schemer whose plans usually end in hilarious failure. George and his wife Louise have one son named Lionel.
Sherman Hemsley played Jefferson from 1973-1985.—XFINITY Entertainment Staff (Photo: AP/CBS)
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