Gibbs, 90, was on the podium giving a speech in the course of the unveiling of her star on the Stroll of Fame when she abruptly paused and seemed to be about to faint.
A person sporting a masks who had been in her group of friends rushed ahead to maintain “The Jeffersons” star from falling.
Her daughter Angela Gibbs took to the microphone to say her mom wanted a second “to chill down.” The temperature soared previous 90 Tuesday in Los Angeles.
“I simply acquired overwhelmed for a minute,” Gibbs stated. “I have never been excited till this second!”
Famed TV producer and creator Norman Lear, who helped make Gibbs well-known, was readily available to witness the ceremony.
Gibbs is greatest identified for enjoying sassy housekeeper Florence Johnson on the beloved sitcom “The Jeffersons,” which ran from 1975 to 1985, and as as Mary Jenkins on “227,” which aired from 1985 to 1990.