John Elroy Sanford was a comedian. He stared in the sitcom sanford and son. He has been married 4 times. He died from a heart attack on the 11th October 1991 whilst rehearsing for the royal family.
He was an african american man and alot of his shows were 'black comedy'.
his comedy routines, he was one of the forefathers of black comedy.
his obvious tv series "sanford and son"