The tv actress Isabel Sanford died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
American actress who played the longsuffering wife Louise Jefferson on All in the Family and The Jeffersons.
She was married to William Edward Richmond until his death in 1960.
“I wasn’t young, I wasn’t pretty, and I was a black woman looking for success in a business where those attributes were certainly not in demand in the 1960s.” (Isabel Sanford)
“I was very comfortable having a steady job on a hit show, and who knew if ‘The Jeffersons’ would catch on?” (Isabel Sanford)
“I was the only child born to Josephine Perry that survived. Mama had six other children before me, and all had passed very quickly and very young, all succumbing to a combination of illness and disease and the lack of strength to fight off both.” (Isabel Sanford)