Summary: actress who played Louise "Weezie" Jefferson on the long running sitcom The Jeffersons whose television and movie acting career included appearances in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, All in the Family, and most recently on commercials for Denny's restaurants and retailer Old Navy, who was the first (and only) African American woman to receive an Emmy for best actress in a comedy series and this year received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: August 29, 1917
Died: July 9, 2004
Location: Los Angeles, California