In 1975, The Jeffersons moved on up when George found success in a dry cleaning business. This allowed him and his wife, Louise and their son Lionel to "move on up" into a spacious high rise apartment.
Last Episode11x24 Red Robins Aired: Jul. 02, 1985
George becomes the nest mother for the Red Robins, which Jessica is in. He does this so he can qualify to be Dry Cleaner of the Year.
Series Fun Facts
- When Zara Cully died during the 1977-1978 season it was decided to write Mother Jefferson off the series by having her die as well.
- George Jefferson was a navy veteran who had served in the U.S. 7th Fleet.
- The longest running sitcom to feature a predominantly African-American cast.