His role as George Jefferson on the hit '70s TV series "The Jeffersons" wasn't Hemsley's only claim to fame. The character was spun-off from "All In The Family" and Hemsley also appeared on "Family Matters," "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air" and many more family favorites.
Click through our slideshow below to look back at Hemsley's greatest TV moments.
All In The Family (1974)
The Jeffersons (1975)
The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air (1992)
The Jeffersons Reunion (1997)
Camp Cucamonga (1990)
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? (2001)
The Wayans Brothers (1995)