|Full Name||John Elroy Sanford|
|Date of Birth||December 9, 1922|
|Birthplace||Saint Louis, Missouri, USA|
|Height||5' 8" (1.73 m)|
|Weight||187 lb (85 kg)|
|Net Worth Total||$3,500,000|
|Source of Money||TV Actor|
|Last Updated||June 2021|
Best known for being a tv actor, Redd Foxx was born in winter of 1922. His date of birth is December 9, 1922. He was born under Sagittarius zodiac sign, and belongs to G.I. Generation. According to Chinese calendar, his year of birth, 1922, is the Year of Dog. He is from Saint Louis, Missouri, USA. Redd Foxx was a popular American stand-up comedian, singer, and actor. He is most popularly known for his role on the TV show “Sanford and Son.” He has performed on more than 50 records in his lifetime and is often called the “King of the Party Records.” He has performed in different movies as well, including “Cotton Comes to Harlem” (1970) and “Harlem Nights” (1989). He has been the recipient of a Golden Globe Award and 3 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations. He starred in the sitcom, Sanford and Son with composer, Quincy Jones.
Life & Biography
Jon Elroy Sanford (December 9, 1922 – October 11, 1991), known professionally as Redd Foxx, was an American comedian and actor, best remembered for his explicit comedy records and his starring role on the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son. John Elroy Sanford was born in Saint Louis, Missouri, USA on December 9, 1922. Redd is currently ninety eight years old. He is most famous for being a tv actor. He ate half a bar of soap prior to his physical for the World War II draft which resulted in heart palpitations. Comedian, Chris Rock often says that his comedy was an influence on him.
Redd Foxx, whose real name is John Elroy Sanford, was born on the 9 th of December 1922 in St. Louis, Missouri, the U.S. to parents, Fred Sanford and Mary Sanford Carson. His father was an electrician and auto mechanic by profession. He has an elder brother, Fred Jr. as well who provided him with the name for his character on the hit TV show “Sanford and Son.” For his schooling, he went to DuSable High School. In the 1940’s he met Malcolm Little, better known by his other name Malcolm X, who was a popular minister during the civil rights movement. At the time of World War 2, he avoided being selected by eating half a bar of soap before his physical test began, which resulted in heart palpitations and therefore getting rejected.
Redd has not been previously engaged. He married fourth wife, Ka Ho Cho in 1991. John Elroy Sanford attended DuSable High School, Chicago, IL (dropped out).
1. Redd Foxx is a Sagittarius.
2. He has been alive for 35,977 days or 863,471 hours.
3. He was born in the Year of the Dog.
4. His next birthday is in .
5. Redd Foxx is 5 feet 8 inches tall.
6. He was born in G.I. Generation (1922).
7. On Redd’s date of birth, the number one song in America was [Not available]. No song matches found..
8. Redd Foxx primary income source is from being a TV Actor.
9. Redd Foxx’s birth flower is Narcissus.
10. Redd Foxx’s nickname: Redd, Chicago Red, Zorro
11. His birthstone is Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz.
12. Redd’s life path number is 8.
13. His ruling planet is Jupiter.
Height, Weight & Age
As of today (June 9th, 2021), Redd Foxx is exactly 98 years, and 6 months old. His next birthday is in . He is 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall, and his weight is 187 lb (85 kg).
Net Worth & Salary in 2021
So how much is Redd Foxx worth today? At the age of ninety eight, the American tv actor has a net worth of about $3,500,000. This roughly translates to €3,255,000 euros or £2,835,000 pounds. The net worth estimates vary because it’s difficult to forecast spending habits over the years. Redd Foxx’s wealth comes mostly from being a successful TV Actor.
What is net worth?
Net worth is the amount of assets that exceed liabilities. Assets include cash, real estate, and anything else of value. It is the value of everything you own, minus what you own. Net worth is not yearly.
How to calculate Net Worth: Assets minus Debt equals Net Worth. Net worth is basically calculated by adding anything of value and then subtracting all of the liabilities. Net worth is not yearly and it not the same as net income. Net income is what you actually bring home after taxes and payroll deductions.