Richie Cunningham and his friend Potsie face life at Jefferson High in Milwaukee Wisconsin in the 1950s. Originally fifth-billed Fonzie moved up steadily, finally into first billing in 1980, as the thumbs-up, "Heyyy!" biker increased his own and show's popularity.
Last EpisodeTV Special: Happy Days 30th Anniversary … Aired: Feb. 03, 2005
In this 2-hour reunion special, cast members remember their times being on the show, and various clips are shown. Also, the cast recall their …
Happy Days: Season 3, Episode #20 - Two Angry Men
Mr. Cunningham and Fonzie do battle in the courtroom over a collapsed roof.
Happy Days: Season 4, Episode #2 - Fonzie Loves Pinky, Part 2
Fonzie's old flame, Pinky, is Fonzie's driving partner in a demolition derby.
Series Fun Facts
- While there briefly was only one Chuck Cunningham there were two different actors who played the character: 'Gavan OHerlihy and Randolph Roberts.
- The character 'Howard Cunningham' was ranked #9 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" (20 June 2004 issue).
- Linda Purl's contract was not renewed for the show's final season. Consequently her absence was explained by having Ashley return to her estranged husband to try to patch up their marriage.