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Redd Foxx

Redd Foxx's biography

Redd Foxx is 69 years old television actor born at St. Louis. He was born on Saturday 9th of December 1922. He is often nicknamed as Chicago RedZorroKing of the Party Records. According to year of birth 1922 he belongs to Greatest Generation. Birthday on 9th of December means he is Sagittarius. Sagittarius is a Fiery sign of Zodiac Belt. These people are highly learned and love to gain knowledge throughout their life.

He is native english speaker. He is citizen of United States of America. His primary profession is to be television actor. You can know him also as actor. He is recently known as comedian.

Redd Foxx's schools

Detailed informations about his schools

  • Briefly attended Du Sable High School in Chicago with future Mayor of Chicago, Harold Washington.

Redd Foxx's career

His main focus is to be television actor.

How did Redd Foxx die

He died on on Friday 11th of October 1991 when he was 69 years old at Los Angeles. Redd Foxxs death was caused by heart attack. It happend like natural causes.

Awards and competitions

Redd Foxx's Rankings

  • Fred Sanford, Foxx's character on Sanford and Son (1972), was ranked #42 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" [20 June 2004 issue].

What Redd Foxx has done for a first time

  • Was expelled from one school on the first day for throwing a book at a teacher.

Redd Foxx's quotes

  • [In 1972]: I've been trying to get into the Royal Box in New York for years. They say I'm too dirty, my material is too blue. But I think Redd, the whites and blue can be a nice combination.
  • [Who had to adjust his sleeping patterns before rehearsing on the set of Sanford and Son (1972)]: When I worked in clubs, I had to be alert until 2, maybe 3 in the morning. I found it best to sleep during the daytime.
  • Junk runs in the family. My granddad was a junk man in St. Louis and so was my uncle.
  • I'm a Sagittarian, see, I can't be fenced in. I been living in Las Vegas, greatest city in the world. I look out my window for 100 miles. In Vegas, there's nothing to do but gamble, drink or have sex. I have two of 'em.
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Redd Foxx's body shape

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