Famous Faces on "Sanford & Son" (1972-1977) TV Series!

Some of the stars I have recognized that have stopped by "The Empire" aka Junkyard of Mr. Fred G. Sanford...that's S.A.N.F.O.R.D. Period. :)
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1.
Antonio Fargas
A tall, lanky and twinkle-eyed African-American actor with wonderful onscreen charisma, Antonio Fargas has been appearing on stage and screen for nearly 40 years. His film debut was in Shirley Clarke's The Cool World, a gritty, uncompromising tale about African-American youth growing up in Harlem...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974)
"Sonny Cochran" ” - gattonero975
 
2.
“ "Frances Victor"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 20
My Brother-In-Law's Keeper (14 Feb. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
3.
John Amos
Actor, Die Hard 2
A native of New Jersey and son of a mechanic, African-American John Amos has relied on his imposing build, eruptive nature and strong, forceful looks to obtain acting jobs, and a serious desire for better roles to earn a satisfying place in the annals of film and TV. He has found it a constant uphill...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 16
A Visit from Lena Horne (12 Jan. 1973)
"Luther" ” - gattonero975
 
4.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 9
Sanford and Niece (8 Nov. 1974)
"Elizabeth" ” - gattonero975
 
5.
Margaret Avery
Slender, attractive actress Margaret Avery, spellbinding in her role of Shug in Steven Spielberg's The Color Purple, is certainly no "one-hit wonder". Although filmgoers may be able to trace her back only to that once-in-a-lifetime part, Margaret has been a talented player on the large and small screens for well over three decades...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 17
Strange Bedfellows (24 Jan. 1975)
"Denise" ” - gattonero975
 
6.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975)
"Game Show Host" ” - gattonero975
 
7.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 17
Fred's Cheating Heart (1 Feb. 1974)
"Dr. Jamison" ” - gattonero975
 
8.
Alma Beltran
Actress, Ghost
Beltran started her film career in Hollywood in the uncredited role of Miss Guatemala in the film Pan-Americana (1945). From 1945 to 2002, in addition to her film roles, Beltran played over 80 roles in film and television, often in smaller roles, always as Mexican women, and then later in her career...
“ "Mrs. Fuentes"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 18
Watts Side Story (26 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 7
Fuentes, Fuentes, Sanford & Chico (26 Oct. 1973 ” - gattonero975
 
9.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 11
TV or Not TV (24 Mar. 1972)
"Doctor" ” - gattonero975
 
10.
Roscoe Lee Browne
He was a master class in cerebral eloquence and audience command...and although his dominant playing card in the realm of acting was quite serious and stately, nobody cut a more delightfully dry edge in sitcoms than this gentleman, whose calm yet blistering put-downs often eluded his lesser victims...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 4
Jealousy (6 Oct. 1972)
"Osgood Wilcox" ” - gattonero975
 
11.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)
"Police Detective" ” - gattonero975
 
12.
Migdia Chinea
Migdia Chinea (Mig) is a Cuban-American awarded director and screenwriter with a UCLA MFA in Film 2012. Migdia's guerrilla films "anonymous (street meat)," "Kninth Floor" and "the Prince of Old Havana" have been semi-finalist at Cannes, Sundance, the Phillip K Dick Film Festival (NY City and Lille, France)...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 18
Watts Side Story (26 Jan. 1973)
"Maria" (as Migdia Varela) ” - gattonero975
 
13.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975)
"Brenda" ” - gattonero975
 
14.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 10
Julio and Sister and Nephew (15 Nov. 1974)
"Carlotta" ” - gattonero975
 
15.
Corinne Conley
Corinne Conley is a legendary actor with a TV and Film career spanning more than half a century. She is known for Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964), Days of Our Lives (1968), Eloise at The Plaza (2003), Eloise at Christmastime (2003) Cas & Dylan (2013), WolfCop (2014), and A Christmas Horror Story (2015).
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 10
Julio and Sister and Nephew (15 Nov. 1974)
"Woman" ” - gattonero975
 
16.
Scatman Crothers
Scatman Crothers was born Benjamin Sherman Crothers on May 23, 1910 in Terre Haute, Indiana. Songwriter ("Dearest One"), actor, composer, singer, comedian and guitarist who, after high school, appeared in nightclubs, hotels, films and on television. He made many records, including his own compositions...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 16
The Stand-In (17 Jan. 1975)
"Bowlegs" ” - gattonero975
 
17.
Robert DoQui
Actor, RoboCop
Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Robert DoQui was born in 1934 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. He attended Langston University on a music scholarship and was a member of the popular singing group, "The Langstonaires". Following a four-year stint in the U.S. Air Force, DoQui went to New York to pursue a career in show business...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 21
The Headache (21 Feb. 1975)
"Psychologist" ” - gattonero975
 
18.
David Doyle
David Fitzgerald Doyle was born in Lincoln, Nebraska December 1, 1929. He was the son of Mary Ruth Fitzgerald and Lewis Raymond (Lum) Doyle, a prominent Lincoln attorney. His maternal grandfather was John Fitzgerald, a prominent banker and railroad builder in Nebraska. His paternal grandfather was T...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 19
Golden Boy (7 Feb. 1975)
"Clancy Fitzgerald" ” - gattonero975
 
19.
“ "Rodney Victor"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 20
My Brother-In-Law's Keeper (14 Feb. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
20.
Ja'net DuBois
Actress, Good Times
Ja'Net is a multi-talented and diverse performer. She grew up in Brooklyn, NY and began her career on Broadway. She has appeared in various plays, including "Golden Boy" with Sammy Davis Jr. and Louis Gossett Jr., and "A Raisin in the Sun". Ja'Net moved onto TV roles, receiving a Peabody Award for a 1969 CBS children's movie J.T....
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 11
Sanford and Son and Sister Makes Three (1 Dec. 1972)
"Juanita" ” - gattonero975
 
21.
Judyann Elder
Actress, Seven Pounds
Judyann Elder graduated from Emerson College in Boston as the first recipient of the Carol Burnett Award in the Performing Arts. She began her professional career in New York off-Broadway as a founding member and resident actor with the Tony Award-winning Negro Ensemble Company. She originated roles...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 7
A Pad for Lamont (25 Feb. 1972)
"Darlene" ” - gattonero975
 
22.
Angela Elayne Gibbs
Angela Gibbs is a native of Detroit, Michigan, with more than three decades in the Entertainment Industry, and has covered the roles of producer, actor, writer and director. Most recently Gibbs joins the cast of Black Jesus, created by Aaron McGruder (The Boondocks) and Director, Mike Clattenburg, (Trailer Park Boys)...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 18
The Party Crasher (8 Feb. 1974)
"Angel" ” - gattonero975
 
23.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 6
The Card Sharps (27 Oct. 1972)
"Hucklebuck"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)
"Herman" ” - gattonero975
 
24.
Eydie Gormé
Eydie Gorme was born in New York on August 16, 1928 to Sephardic Jewish parents. Her father, Nessim Garmezano, was a tailor, from Sicily, who changed his last name when he arrived in the United States. Gorme began singing straight out of high school, with various big bands. But her big break came after she auditioned for...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 5, Episode 1
Earthquake II (12 Sep. 1975)
"Herself" ” - gattonero975
 
25.
Merv Griffin
Producer, Jeopardy!
Merv Griffin was a singer and band leader, movie actor, television personality and media mogul who in his time hosting The Merv Griffin Show was second in fame and influence as a talk show host only to Johnny Carson. Griffin was best known for creating the two most popular game shows in television syndication history...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 5, Episode 1
Earthquake II (12 Sep. 1975)
"Himself" ” - gattonero975
 
26.
Lynn Hamilton
Actress, Port Charles
A veteran actress, Lynn, a native of Yazoo City, Mississippi, made her film debut in Shadows directed by John Cassavetes. Lynn is perhaps best known for her role as "Donna Harris", a registered nurse and Fred's girl on Sanford and Son, from 1972 to 1977. Hamilton also had a recurring role as "Verdie" on The Waltons and made numerous appearances on such television sitcoms...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 7
A Pad for Lamont (25 Feb. 1972)
"Landlady"

As "Donna Harris":

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 10
The Barracuda (17 Mar. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 13
The Return of the Barracuda (7 Apr. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 4
Jealousy (6 Oct. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 13
Fred & Carol and Fred & Donna (15 Dec. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 9
The Engagment/The Member of the Wedding (9 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 11
A House Is Not a Pool Room (23 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 12
Grady, the Star Boarder (30 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 1
The Surprise Party (13 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 9
Sanford and Niece (8 Nov. 1974) ” - gattonero975
 
27.
Jonathan Harris
Born Jonathan Charasuchin in the Bronx to impoverished Russian-Jewish émigrés, Jonathan Harris worked as a box boy in a pharmacy at age 12 and later earned his pharmacy degree at Fordham University. However, the desire to act proved overwhelming and he forsook this promising trade for the theater, shaking off his thick Bronx accent and changing his surname to one easier to pronounce...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 22
Pot Luck (23 Feb. 1973)
"Emile Bonnet" ” - gattonero975
 
28.
Howard Hesseman
Howard Hesseman has been a leading counter-culture figure since the late 1960s. He was a member of the improv group, "the Committee", for ten years in the sixties and seventies. He has been a character actor for many years on different television shows since the 1960s, and took small parts in The Andy Griffith Show...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)
"Professor Stoneham" ” - gattonero975
 
29.
Basil Hoffman
Actor, The Artist
Basil Hoffman is an American character actor, best known for his work, often in classic films, with distinguished film directors including Peter Bogdanovich, Mario Monicelli, Richard Benjamin, Carl Reiner (twice), Peter Medak (five times) and Alan J. Pakula (twice); Academy Award winners Ethan and Joel Coen...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 6
Going Out of Business (18 Oct. 1974)
"Store Owner" ” - gattonero975
 
30.
Lena Horne
Lena Calhoun Horne was born June 30, 1917, in Brooklyn, New York. In her biography she stated that on the day she was born, her father was in the midst of a card game trying to get money to pay the hospital costs. Her parents divorced while she was still a toddler. Her mother left later in order to find work as an actress and Lena was left in the care of her grandparents...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 16
A Visit from Lena Horne (12 Jan. 1973)
"Herself" ” - gattonero975
 
31.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 14
The Piano Movers (14 Apr. 1972)
"Police Officer" ” - gattonero975
 
32.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 17
Lamont Goes African (19 Jan. 1973)
"Olayia" ” - gattonero975
 
33.
John Kirby
Miscellaneous Crew, The Count of Monte Cristo
John Kirby has appeared and shared his expertise in all media, including interviews on A&E's Biography, on Cameron Diaz, HBO, USA, Entertainment Weekly, The Learning Annex, as well as ITV's 8-part Documentary Series, Desperately Seeking Stardom, currently airing in London and soon to air in the United States...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)
"Herb" ” - gattonero975
 
34.
Steve Lawrence
Singer, composer, actor and author, educated at Brooklyn's Thomas Jefferson High School and a student of saxophone and piano. Between 1958 and 1960 he served in the US Army and was a vocalist with the US Army Band and Orchestra based in Fort Myers, Virginia. After he was discharged, he commenced his singing career on television...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 5, Episode 1
Earthquake II (12 Sep. 1975)
"Himself" ” - gattonero975
 
35.
Pat Morita
Abundantly busy and much loved Asian-American actor who became an on-screen hero to millions of adults and kids alike as the wise and wonderful Mr. Miyagi in The Karate Kid, the sparkling Noriyuki Morita was back again dishing out Eastern philosophy and martial arts lessons for The Karate Kid, Part II and The Karate Kid, Part III...
“ "Ah Chew"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 5
There'll Be Some Changes Made (11 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 6
Going Out of Business (18 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 17
Strange Bedfellows (24 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 24
The Over-the-Hill Gag (14 Mar. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
36.
Joe Morton
Joe Morton was born on October 18, 1947 in New York, New York, USA. He is a television, film, and theater actor, best known for The Brother from Another Planet, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Eureka, and Scandal. He also writes and directs, and is a singer/songwriter.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)
"Hal Marshall, Grady's Son-In-Law" ” - gattonero975
 
37.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 10
Blood Is Thicker Than Junk (24 Nov. 1972)
"Norman Blood" ” - gattonero975
 
38.
Burt Mustin
Actor, Cat Ballou
Burt Mustin was a salesman most of his life, but got his first taste of show business as the host of a weekly radio variety show on KDKA Pittsburgh in 1921. He appeared onstage in "Detective Story" at Sombrero Playhouse in Phoenix Arizona, and played the janitor in the movie version, (Detective Story)...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 21
Home Sweet Home for the Aged (16 Feb. 1973)
"Mr. Malloy" ” - gattonero975
 
39.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 2
Whiplash (22 Sep. 1972)
"Mr. Sanderson" ” - gattonero975
 
40.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 17
Fred's Cheating Heart (1 Feb. 1974)
"Second Orderly" ” - gattonero975
 
41.
LaWanda Page
Best known for her role as Aunt Esther Anderson on "Sanford And Son", she appeared in many films including "Don't Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood" (1996), "Friday" (1995), "The Legend of Dolemite" (1994), "West From North Goes South" (1993), "The Meteor Man" (1993)...
“ "Aunt Esther Anderson"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 15
The Big Party (5 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 24
Rated X (16 Mar. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 9
The Engagment/The Member of the Wedding (9 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 13
Wine, Women and Aunt Esther (14 Dec. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 14
Mama's Baby, Papa's Maybe (4 Jan. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 21
Tyranny, Thy Name Is Grady (1 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 22
Aunt Esther and Uncle Woodrow Pfftt... (8 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 1
The Surprise Party (13 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 5
There'll Be Some Changes Made (11 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 9
Sanford and Niece (8 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 11
Fred's Treasure Garden (29 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 12
Tower Power (6 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 13
A Little Extra Security (13 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 16
The Stand-In (17 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 17
Strange Bedfellows (24 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 24
The Over-the-Hill Gag (14 Mar. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 5, Episode 1
Earthquake II (12 Sep. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
42.
Dick Van Patten
Dick Van Patten began acting as a child. He made his first of 27 Broadway appearances, at age seven, in "Tapestry in Grey". After, he appeared in many films, including Freaky Friday, with Jodie Foster; Robin Hood: Men in Tights and Spaceballs. His TV credits include his starring role on the hit 80's comedy-drama...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 8
The Great Sanford Siege (3 Mar. 1972)
"Hamlin" ” - gattonero975
 
43.
Joan Prather
Actress, Rabbit Test
Slim, lovely and beguiling brunette Joan Prather was born on October 17, 1950, in Dallas, Texas. She was a varsity cheerleader at Highland Park High School in her native Dallas and first began acting in grade-school stage productions. Moreover, she was a regular on the teen dance show "Somethin' Else" during her high school years. She graduated from Highland Park High in 1968...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 16
A Visit from Lena Horne (12 Jan. 1973)
"Tour Guide" ” - gattonero975
 
44.
Don Rickles
Actor, Toy Story
After the Golden Era of Hollywood ended, Don Rickles is one man still living to tell his tales. One of the most respected talents in entertainment, Rickles got his start in the night clubs, toiling for over 20 years, until 1958, when Don made his film debut in Run Silent Run Deep. The movie was a big hit...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)
"Fight Announcer" (uncredited voice) ” - gattonero975
 
45.
Beah Richards
Beah Richards left her native Vicksburg, Mississippi, for New York City in 1950. She would not acquire a significant role on stage until 1955, when she appeared in the off-Broadway show "Take A Giant Step" convincingly portraying an 84-year-old grandmother without using theatrical makeup. In 1962 she...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 1
By the Numbers (15 Sep. 1972)
"Aunt Ethel"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 14
The Light Housekeeper (22 Dec. 1972)
"Aunt Ethel" ” - gattonero975
 
46.
“ "Julio Fuentes"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 8
The Puerto Ricans Are Coming! (10 Nov. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 18
Watts Side Story (26 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 20
Pops 'n' Pals (9 Feb. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 3
Fred, the Reluctant Fingerman (28 Sep. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 5
This Little TV Went to Market (12 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 7
Fuentes, Fuentes, Sanford & Chico (26 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 16
This Land Is Whose Land? (18 Jan. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 23
The Way to Lamont's Heart (15 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 7
Home Sweet Home (25 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 10
Julio and Sister and Nephew (15 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 14
The Merger (20 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 22
The Stung (28 Feb. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
47.
Carol Speed
Cute, bubbly and adorable actress Carol Speed achieved a considerable amount of cult cinema popularity with her often lively and delightful contributions to a handful of enjoyably down'n'dirty 1970s blaxploitation features. She was born Carolyn Stewart on March 14, 1945, in Bakersfield, California...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 3
Here Comes the Bride, There Goes the Bride (28 Jan. 1972)
"Crystal" ” - gattonero975
 
48.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 4
The Copper Caper (4 Feb. 1972)
"Otto" ” - gattonero975
 
49.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)
"Pete" ” - gattonero975
 
50.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 24
Hello Cousin Emma... Goodbye Cousin Emma (29 Mar. 1974)
"Cousin Emma" ” - gattonero975
 
51.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 9
Sanford and Niece (8 Nov. 1974)
"Delores" ” - gattonero975
 
52.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 22
Pot Luck (23 Feb. 1973)
"Mr. Osborne" ” - gattonero975
 
53.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 14
The Merger (20 Dec. 1974)
"Haywood Jones" ” - gattonero975
 
54.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 8
My Kingdom for a Horse (1 Nov. 1974)
"Mr. Crenshaw" ” - gattonero975
 
55.
James Wheaton
Actor, THX 1138
The eldest son of the Reverend James D. Wheaton, a Methodist minister and Jessie O. Holmes, the daughter of a Methodist minister, James Lorenzo Wheaton was born on 11 January 1924 in Meridian, Mississippi. As an infant the family moved to Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He attended public schools in Hattiesburg...
“ "Nelson B. Davis"

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 9
Coffins for Sale (10 Mar. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 20
Pops 'n' Pals (9 Feb. 1973) ” - gattonero975
 
56.
Mary Wickes
Actress, Sister Act
From the grand old school of wisecracking, loud and lanky Mary Wickes had few peers while forging a career as a salty scene-stealer. Her abrupt, tell-it-like-it-is demeanor made her a consistent audience favorite on every medium for over six decades. She was particularly adroit in film parts that chided the super rich or exceptionally pious...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 14
The Light Housekeeper (22 Dec. 1972)
"Mary" (as Mary Wicks) ” - gattonero975
 
57.
Hal Williams
Actor, 227
A veteran professional actor who has co-starred as a television series regular in NINE, prime time, HIT series, and has established himself solidly in both the areas of comedy and drama. Hal's latest projects include Disney Family Channel's "Snow 2: Brain Freeze" and Hallmark's "Generation Gap" - both released 2008...
“ "Officer 'Smitty' Smith"

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 4
The Copper Caper (4 Feb. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 6
We Were Robbed (18 Feb. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 11
TV or Not TV (24 Mar. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 12
The Suitcase Case (31 Mar. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 2
Whiplash (22 Sep. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 7
Have Gun, Will Sell (3 Nov. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 9
The Shootout (17 Nov. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 3
Fred, the Reluctant Fingerman (28 Sep. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 20
Will the Real Fred Sanford Please Do Something? (22 Feb. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 11
Fred's Treasure Garden (29 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 12
Tower Power (6 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 14
The Merger (20 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 20
My Brother-In-Law's Keeper (14 Feb. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
58.
“ "Lamont Sanford" ” - gattonero975
 
59.
Redd Foxx
Redd Foxx began doing stand-up comedy on the infamous "Chitlin' Circuit" in the 1940s and 1950s. Foxx was one of the premier "blue humor" comedians. Blue humor was very dirty, too dirty for white audiences. For years his party albums were not available in white record stores. In the 1960s his records became available...
“ Fred Sanford" ” - gattonero975
 
60.
“ "Officer 'Hoppy' Hopkins"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 9
The Shootout (17 Nov. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 3
Fred, the Reluctant Fingerman (28 Sep. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 5
This Little TV Went to Market (12 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 20
Will the Real Fred Sanford Please Do Something? (22 Feb. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 6
Going Out of Business (18 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 11
Fred's Treasure Garden (29 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 12
Tower Power (6 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 14
The Merger (20 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 20
My Brother-In-Law's Keeper (14 Feb. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 5, Episode 1
Earthquake II (12 Sep. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
61.
“ "Rollo Larson"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 7
Have Gun, Will Sell (3 Nov. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 17
Lamont Goes African (19 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 24
Rated X (16 Mar. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 1
Lamont as Othello (14 Sep. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 4
Presenting the Three Degrees (5 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 6
Lamont, Is That You? (19 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 9
The Engagment/The Member of the Wedding (9 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 18
The Party Crasher (8 Feb. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 21
Tyranny, Thy Name Is Grady (1 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 1
The Surprise Party (13 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 11
Fred's Treasure Garden (29 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 22
The Stung (28 Feb. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 24
The Over-the-Hill Gag (14 Mar. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
62.
“ "Bubba"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 1
By the Numbers (15 Sep. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 2
Whiplash (22 Sep. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 5
Tooth or Consequences (13 Oct. 1972)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 15
The Big Party (5 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 17
Lamont Goes African (19 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 21
Home Sweet Home for the Aged (16 Feb. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 1
Lamont as Othello (14 Sep. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 4
Presenting the Three Degrees (5 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 6
Lamont, Is That You? (19 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 10
The Blind Mellow Jelly Collection (16 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 11
A House Is Not a Pool Room (23 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 13
Wine, Women and Aunt Esther (14 Dec. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 1
The Surprise Party (13 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
63.
Whitman Mayo
Noted for portraying characters older than his actual age, Whitman Mayo was in his early 40s in the early 1970s when he first played the sexagenarian "Grady" on "Sandford & Son" -- a role that popularized the expression "Good Goobily Goop!" Nearly thirty years later his "Grady" role had just about caught up with him in terms of age and...
“ "Grady Wilson"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 2
Libra Rising All Over Lamont (21 Sep. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 5
This Little TV Went to Market (12 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 7
Fuentes, Fuentes, Sanford & Chico (26 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 11
A House Is Not a Pool Room (23 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 12
Grady, the Star Boarder (30 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 13
Wine, Women and Aunt Esther (14 Dec. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 14
Mama's Baby, Papa's Maybe (4 Jan. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 17
Fred's Cheating Heart (1 Feb. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 20
Will the Real Fred Sanford Please Do Something? (22 Feb. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 21
Tyranny, Thy Name Is Grady (1 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 22
Aunt Esther and Uncle Woodrow Pfftt... (8 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 23
The Way to Lamont's Heart (15 Mar. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 1
The Surprise Party (13 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 2
Matchmaker, Matchmaker (20 Sep. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 4
Grady and His Lady (4 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 8
My Kingdom for a Horse (1 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 11
Fred's Treasure Garden (29 Nov. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 12
Tower Power (6 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 13
A Little Extra Security (13 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 15
Once a Thief (27 Dec. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 17
Strange Bedfellows (24 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 18
The Masquerade Party (31 Jan. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 19
Golden Boy (7 Feb. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 23
The Older Woman (7 Mar. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 24
The Over-the-Hill Gag (14 Mar. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)

Sanford and Son: Season 5, Episode 1
Earthquake II (12 Sep. 1975) ” - gattonero975
 
64.
“ "Uncle Woodrow 'Woody' Anderson"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 22
Aunt Esther and Uncle Woodrow Pfftt... (8 Mar. 1974) ” - gattonero975
 
65.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)
"Hotel Detective" ” - gattonero975
 
66.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 5
There'll Be Some Changes Made (11 Oct. 1974)
"Maureen"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 22
The Stung (28 Feb. 1975)
"Miss Cogley"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)
"Mrs. Bradley" ” - gattonero975
 
67.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974)
"Judge" ” - gattonero975
 
68.
“ "Billy"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 15
The Big Party (5 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 16
A Visit from Lena Horne (12 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974) ” - gattonero975
 
69.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 1
Lamont as Othello (14 Sep. 1973)
"Marilyn" ” - gattonero975
 
70.
Beverly Hope Atkinson
Actress, Heavy Traffic
African-American Beverly Hope Atkinson began her career on the New York stage with Cafe LaMama and toured in such productions as "The Skin of Our Teeth," "Lysistrata" and "The Blacks". She eventually made her way to Hollywood in the early 70s where she impressed in her very first film role, that of a streetwise hooker in The New Centurions with George C. Scott...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 13
The Return of the Barracuda (7 Apr. 1972)
"Sheila" (as Hope Atkinson)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 21
Tyranny, Thy Name Is Grady (1 Mar. 1974)
"Girl #1" ” - gattonero975
 
71.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 1
The Surprise Party (13 Sep. 1974)
"Jessie" ” - gattonero975
 
72.
“ "Otis Littlejohn"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 11
A House Is Not a Pool Room (23 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 13
A Little Extra Security (13 Dec. 1974) ” - gattonero975
 
73.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 2
Libra Rising All Over Lamont (21 Sep. 1973)
"Audrey"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 20
Will the Real Fred Sanford Please Do Something? (22 Feb. 1974)
"Betty" ” - gattonero975
 
74.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 8
Superflyer (2 Nov. 1973)
"Wendy" ” - gattonero975
 
75.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 19
Lamont Goes Karate (15 Feb. 1974)
"Cookie" ” - gattonero975
 
76.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 10
Julio and Sister and Nephew (15 Nov. 1974)
"Principal" ” - gattonero975
 
77.
“ "Calvin"

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 6
Going Out of Business (18 Oct. 1974)

Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 8
My Kingdom for a Horse (1 Nov. 1974) ” - gattonero975
 
78.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 9
The Engagment/The Member of the Wedding (9 Nov. 1973)
"Uncle Jake" ” - gattonero975
 
79.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 3
Fred, the Reluctant Fingerman (28 Sep. 1973)
" Voice of Burglar#1" (uncredited)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 7
Fuentes, Fuentes, Sanford & Chico (26 Oct. 1973
"Homeless Man at Mercy Mission" (uncredited) ” - gattonero975
 
80.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 17
Strange Bedfellows (24 Jan. 1975)
"Mr. Cambridge" (as Edmund Cambridge) ” - gattonero975
 
81.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 8
The Great Sanford Siege (3 Mar. 1972)
"Process Server" ” - gattonero975
 
82.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 10
Julio and Sister and Nephew (15 Nov. 1974)
"Roberto" ” - gattonero975
 
83.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 3
Ol' Brown Eyes (27 Sep. 1974)
"Cleaning Lady" ” - gattonero975
 
84.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 4
Presenting the Three Degrees (5 Oct. 1973)
"Emcee" ” - gattonero975
 
85.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 8
Superflyer (2 Nov. 1973)
"Mr. Menton" ” - gattonero975
 
86.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 8
Superflyer (2 Nov. 1973)
"Susan" ” - gattonero975
 
87.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 3
Here Comes the Bride, There Goes the Bride (28 Jan. 1972)
"Minister"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 9
The Engagment/The Member of the Wedding (9 Nov. 1973)
"Reverend Trimble" ” - gattonero975
 
88.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 25
The Family Man (25 Apr. 1975)
"Ellie Marshall, Grady's Daughter" ” - gattonero975
 
89.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 4
The Copper Caper (4 Feb. 1972)
"Kelly" ” - gattonero975
 
90.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 9
The Engagment/The Member of the Wedding (9 Nov. 1973)
"Woodrow 'Woody' Anderson" ” - gattonero975
 
91.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 24
The Over-the-Hill Gag (14 Mar. 1975)
"Doctor Goodman" ” - gattonero975
 
92.
“ "Leroy"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 16
A Visit from Lena Horne (12 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 18
Watts Side Story (26 Jan. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 4
Presenting the Three Degrees (5 Oct. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 11
A House Is Not a Pool Room (23 Nov. 1973)

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 13
Wine, Women and Aunt Esther (14 Dec. 1973) ” - gattonero975
 
93.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 4
Presenting the Three Degrees (5 Oct. 1973)
"Bouncer"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 17
Fred's Cheating Heart (1 Feb. 1974)
"First Orderly" ” - gattonero975
 
94.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 2
Matchmaker, Matchmaker (20 Sep. 1974)
"Janet" ” - gattonero975
 
95.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 24
Rated X (16 Mar. 1973)
"Director" ” - gattonero975
 
96.
Gabriel Dell
The son of an Italian immigrant doctor, Gabriel "Gabe" Dell began his career singing in a boys church choir and then on a children's radio show. He made his stage debut in the play "Dead End" and, with the other juvenile members of the cast, was called to Hollywood for the film version. Dell was one...
“ Sanford and Son: Season 1, Episode 12
The Suitcase Case (31 Mar. 1972)
"Gunman"

Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 15
The Big Party (5 Jan. 1973)
"Leader" ” - gattonero975
 
97.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 4, Episode 5
There'll Be Some Changes Made (11 Oct. 1974)
"Salim" ” - gattonero975
 
98.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 2, Episode 20
Pops 'n' Pals (9 Feb. 1973)
"Woman"

Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 6
Lamont, Is That You? (19 Oct. 1973)
"Lucille Pinkney" ” - gattonero975
 
99.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 1
Lamont as Othello (14 Sep. 1973)
"Mrs. O'Neil" ” - gattonero975
 
100.
“ Sanford and Son: Season 3, Episode 15
Fred Sanford, Legal Eagle (11 Jan. 1974)
"Cop" ” - gattonero975