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In memoriam Sherman Hemsley


Today we lost one of the most iconic actors in the history of television. Sherman Hemsley was found dead at his house in my hometown of El Paso, Texas. Of course Hemsley was most famous for his portrayal of George Jefferson on All in the Family and the The Jeffersons.

Sherman Alexander Hemsley
February 1, 1938 – July 24, 2012