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TV Icon Norman Lear, Creator of ‘All in the Family,’ Passes Away At 101

December 7, 2023 | By Kali Girl

TV pioneer Norman Lear, known for groundbreaking shows like “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons,” passed away at 101 in his Los Angeles home on Tuesday night, reports AP News.

A trailblazing writer, director, and producer, Lear brought political and social issues to the forefront of TV sitcoms, shaping prime time comedy in the 1970s. 

His legacy includes launching careers and making stars of actors like Rob Reiner, Valerie Bertinelli, Carroll O’Connor, Bea Arthur, and Redd Foxx.

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