He is 5'8" tall.
On Sunday December 17th, he got to do his headmaster character from Saturday Night Live on Family Guy.
On December 13th, 1975 he got the honor to do Chevy Chases fall due to Richard Pryors orders.
He was the first African American on Saturday Night Live.
He will be in the 2007 series called Frangela.
His first movie was Where's Poppa? as the Central Park Mugger.
His first appearance in television was on General Hospital as Mouth in 1963.
His characters on SNL include Chico Escuela, Grant Robinson, Jr., Hodo, and Merkon.
His impressions include Alex Haley, Bob Marley, Richard Pryor, Hank Aaron, Idi Amin, Chubby Checker, James Brown, Martin Luther King, Jr., Muhammed Ali, Jesse Owens, James Meredith, Tina Turner, Sherman Hemsley, Rubin Carter, Mickey Rivers, Sammy Davis, Jr., Leon Spinks, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Ken Norton, Diana Ross, Andrew Young, Anwar Sadat, and Pearl Bailey.
Jamie Foxx has impersonated Garrett Morris on In Living Color.
He was the oldest original cast member on Saturday Night Live.
He was a frequent guest star on Hunter, Martin, and The Jamie Foxx Show.
In 1994 he was shot in an apparent robbery attempt but went on to make a full recovery.
His most memorable SNL character was the Dominican baseball player Chico Escuela.
He was on SNL from 1975-1980.
He was a church-choir singer from his youth.
He was an original cast member on Saturday Night Live.