Sherman Hemsley

Sherman Hemsley bio

Birth Name: Sherman Alexander Hemsley

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia, PA

Date Of Birth: February 1, 1938

Date Of Death: July 24, 2012

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: American

Sherman Hemsley was born on the 1st of February, 1938. He was best known for being a TV Actor. Played the role of George Jefferson on the TV series All in the Family and The Jeffersons.

Sherman Hemsley was born in Philadelphia, PA. He worked at the Post Office during the day while studying acting at night. He served in the Air Force after dropping out of high school.

Sherman Hemsley was a Aquarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Sherman Hemsley was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Sherman Alexander Hemsley is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Sherman Hemsley’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sherman Hemsley’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sherman Hemsley kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sherman Hemsley was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sherman Alexander Hemsley
RELIGION: Christian
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Sherman Hemsley was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sherman Hemsley was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Sherman Hemsley had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Sherman Hemsley’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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