Iconic Black comedian Redd Foxx, most notably known for the show Sanford and Son.
The boy is child actor Marc Copage, who at the time was in the series Julia; he’s still a successful actor. Santa was Johnny Brown, an actor and singer with a long career, who at the time was on the variety show Laugh In.
Make your holiday festive and (Marvin) Gaye.
Did we go too far with this one?
Fine, there’s one last one to bring you joy…