‘Sanford and Son’ and ‘Good Times’ actor Raymond Allen, dead at 91

‘Sanford and Son’ and ‘Good Times’ actor Raymond Allen, dead at 91
Raymond Allen appeared in many hit 70s television shows including “Good Times,” “Sanford and Son” and “Starsky and Hutch.” (NBC/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

Raymond Allen, known for his role as Woodrow “Woody” Anderson on “Sanford and Son,” died at 91 from respiratory issues not related to COVID-19 in California on Monday.

Allen’s daughter, Ta Ronce Allen, confirmed his death on Facebook late on Monday, according to Entertainment Weekly.

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Allen appeared in many hit 70s television shows including “Good Times,” “Sanford and Son” and “Starsky and Hutch.”

According a TMZ report, Allen had been in a long-term care facility in California when he died.