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Happy Days is an American sitcom series that originally aired on ABC from 1974 to 1984.

Contents

Series overviewEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally airedNielsen ratings[1]
First airedLast airedRankRatingTied with
116January 15, 1974 (1974-01-15)May 7, 1974 (1974-05-07)1621.5N/A
223September 10, 1974 (1974-09-10)May 6, 1975 (1975-05-06)N/AN/AN/A
324September 9, 1975 (1975-09-09)March 2, 1976 (1976-03-02)1123.9N/A
425September 21, 1976 (1976-09-21)March 29, 1977 (1977-03-29)131.5N/A
527September 13, 1977 (1977-09-13)May 30, 1978 (1978-05-30)231.4N/A
627September 5, 1978 (1978-09-05)May 15, 1979 (1979-05-15)428.5Mork & Mindy
725September 11, 1979 (1979-09-11)May 6, 1980 (1980-05-06)1721.7N/A
822November 11, 1980 (1980-11-11)May 26, 1981 (1981-05-26)1520.8Too Close for Comfort
922October 6, 1981 (1981-10-06)March 23, 1982 (1982-03-23)1820.6N/A
1022September 28, 1982 (1982-09-28)March 22, 1983 (1983-03-22)2817.4Little House: A New Beginning
1122September 27, 1983 (1983-09-27)September 24, 1984 (1984-09-24)6313.9[2]N/A

EpisodesEdit

Season 1 (1974)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
11"All the Way"Mel FerberRob Reiner & Philip Mishkin and Garry MarshallJanuary 15, 1974 (1974-01-15)
22"The Lemon"Jerry ParisDick Bensfield & Perry GrantJanuary 22, 1974 (1974-01-22)
33"Richie's Cup Runneth Over"Jerry ParisWilliam S. Bickley & Bob BrunnerJanuary 29, 1974 (1974-01-29)
44"Guess Who's Coming to Visit?"Jerry ParisLowell Ganz & Mark RothmanFebruary 5, 1974 (1974-02-05)
55"Hardware Jungle"Jerry ParisFrank Buxton & Michael LeesonFebruary 12, 1974 (1974-02-12)
66"The Deadly Dares"Herb WallersteinSteve ZachariasFebruary 19, 1974 (1974-02-19)
77"Fonzie Drops In"Mel FerberWilliam S. Bickley & Bob BrunnerFebruary 26, 1974 (1974-02-26)
88"The Skin Game"Mel FerberWilliam S. BickleyMarch 5, 1974 (1974-03-05)
99"Breaking Up is Hard to Do"Jerry ParisWilliam S. BickleyMarch 12, 1974 (1974-03-12)
1010"Give the Band a Hand"Jerry ParisDick Bensfield & Perry GrantMarch 26, 1974 (1974-03-26)
1111"Because She's There"Peter BaldwinJack WinterApril 2, 1974 (1974-04-02)
1212"In the Name of Love"Don WeisJack WinterApril 9, 1974 (1974-04-09)
1313"Great Expectations"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: Bob Brunner & Michael Leeson
Story by: Peggy Elliott & Ed Scharlach
April 16, 1974 (1974-04-16)
1414"The Best Man"Jerry ParisJoel KaneApril 23, 1974 (1974-04-23)
1515"Knock Around the Block"Jerry ParisBen Joelson & Art BaerApril 30, 1974 (1974-04-30)
1616"Be the First on Your Block"Jerry ParisRichard MorganMay 7, 1974 (1974-05-07)

Season 2 (1974–75)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
171"Richie Moves Out"Jerry ParisBen Joelson & Art BaerSeptember 10, 1974 (1974-09-10)
182"Richie's Car"Jerry ParisBob Brunner & Michael LeesonSeptember 17, 1974 (1974-09-17)
193"Who's Sorry Now"Jerry ParisMichael LeesonSeptember 24, 1974 (1974-09-24)
204"You Go to My Head"Jerry LondonPhil MishkinOctober 1, 1974 (1974-10-01)
215"R.O.T.C."Jerry ParisMickey RoseOctober 8, 1974 (1974-10-08)
226"Haunted"Garry MarshallBruce Shelly & Dave KetchumOctober 29, 1974 (1974-10-29)
237"Wish Upon a Star"Herb WallersteinDick Bensfield & Perry GrantNovember 12, 1974 (1974-11-12)
248"Not With My Sister, You Don't"Jerry ParisDick Bensfield & Perry GrantNovember 19, 1974 (1974-11-19)
259"Big Money"Jerry ParisGreg Strangis & Jerry RannowNovember 26, 1974 (1974-11-26)
2610"A Star is Bored"Jerry ParisBobby BoswellDecember 3, 1974 (1974-12-03)
2711"Guess Who's Coming to Christmas"Frank BuxtonBill IdelsonDecember 17, 1974 (1974-12-17)
2812"Open House"Jerry ParisBill JamesJanuary 7, 1975 (1975-01-07)
2913"Fonzie's Getting Married"Jerry ParisLowell Ganz & Mark RothmanJanuary 14, 1975 (1975-01-14)
3014"The Cunningham Caper"George TyneMichael Weinberger & James RitzJanuary 21, 1975 (1975-01-21)
3115"The Not Making of a President"Jerry ParisLloyd Garver & Ken HechtJanuary 28, 1975 (1975-01-28)
3216"Cruisin'"Jerry ParisRon FriedmanFebruary 11, 1975 (1975-02-11)
3317"The Howdy Doody Show"Jerry ParisBob BrunnerFebruary 18, 1975 (1975-02-18)
3418"Get a Job"Jerry ParisBill IdelsonFebruary 25, 1975 (1975-02-25)
3519"Fonzie Joins the Band"Frank BuxtonBen Joelson & Art BaerMarch 4, 1975 (1975-03-04)
3620"Fish and the Fins"Jerry ParisPhil MishkinMarch 11, 1975 (1975-03-11)
3721"Richie's Flip Side"Herb WallersteinGreg Strangis & Jerry RannowMarch 18, 1975 (1975-03-18)
3822"Kiss Me Sickly"George TyneTeleplay by: Michael Weinberger & James Ritz
Story by: Paul Lichtman & Howard Storm
April 29, 1975 (1975-04-29)
3923"Goin' to Chicago"George TyneFrank BuxtonMay 6, 1975 (1975-05-06)

Season 3 (1975–76)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
401"Fonzie Moves In"Jerry ParisLowell Ganz & Mark RothmanSeptember 9, 1975 (1975-09-09)
412"The Motorcycle"Jerry ParisWilliam S. Bickley & Michael WarrenSeptember 16, 1975 (1975-09-16)
423"Fearless Fonzarelli: Part 1"Jerry ParisMichael WeinbergerSeptember 23, 1975 (1975-09-23)
434"Fearless Fonzarelli: Part 2"Jerry ParisBob BrunnerSeptember 30, 1975 (1975-09-30)
445"The Other Richie Cunningham"Jerry ParisDick Bensfield & Perry GrantOctober 7, 1975 (1975-10-07)
456"Richie Fights Back"Jerry ParisArthur SilverOctober 14, 1975 (1975-10-14)
467"Jailhouse Rock"Arthur FisherBob BrunnerOctober 21, 1975 (1975-10-21)
478"Howard's 45th Fiasco"Jerry ParisFrank BuxtonOctober 28, 1975 (1975-10-28)
489"Fonzie the Flatfoot"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: Marty Nadler
Story by: Arthur Silver
November 4, 1975 (1975-11-04)
4910"A Date With Fonzie"Jerry ParisLowell Ganz & Mark RothmanNovember 11, 1975 (1975-11-11)
5011"Three on a Porch"Jerry ParisBobby Boswell & Tiffany YorkNovember 18, 1975 (1975-11-18)
5112"Fonzie's New Friend"Jerry ParisSid Arthur & Artie LaingNovember 25, 1975 (1975-11-25)
5213"They Call It Potsie Love"Jerry ParisMarty NadlerDecember 2, 1975 (1975-12-02)
5314"Tell it to the Marines"Jerry ParisSid Arthur & Artie LaingDecember 16, 1975 (1975-12-16)
5415"Dance Contest"Norm GrayBob HowardJanuary 6, 1976 (1976-01-06)
5516"The Second Anniversary Show"Jerry ParisBob Brunner & Arthur SilverJanuary 12, 1976 (1976-01-12)
5617"Fonzie the Salesman"Jerry ParisDave DuclonJanuary 13, 1976 (1976-01-13)
5718"Football Frolics"Jerry ParisJames RitzJanuary 20, 1976 (1976-01-20)
5819"Fonzie the Superstar"Jerry ParisArthur Silver & Barry RubinowitzJanuary 27, 1976 (1976-01-27)
5920"Two Angry Men"Jerry ParisMarty NadlerFebruary 3, 1976 (1976-02-03)
6021"Beauty Contest"Jerry ParisWilliam S. Bickley & Michael WarrenFebruary 10, 1976 (1976-02-10)
6122"Bringing Up Spike"Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergFebruary 17, 1976 (1976-02-17)
6223"A Sight for Sore Eyes"Jerry ParisDave DuclonFebruary 24, 1976 (1976-02-24)
6324"Arnold's Wedding"Frank BuxtonBob BrunnerMarch 2, 1976 (1976-03-02)

Season 4 (1976–77)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
64
65
1
2
"Fonzie Loves Pinky: Part 1"
"Fonzie Loves Pinky: Part 2"
Jerry ParisArthur SilverSeptember 21, 1976 (1976-09-21)
663"Fonzie Loves Pinky: Part 3"Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergSeptember 28, 1976 (1976-09-28)
674"A Mind of His Own"
"A Mind of Their Own"
Jerry ParisJack WinterOctober 5, 1976 (1976-10-05)
685"Fonzie the Father"Jerry ParisMarty NadlerOctober 19, 1976 (1976-10-19)
696"Fonzie's Hero"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: Barry Rubinowitz
Story by: Steven Dworman
October 26, 1976 (1976-10-26)
707"A Place of His Own"Jerry ParisBill IdelsonNovember 9, 1976 (1976-11-09)
718"They Shoot Fonzies, Don't They?"Jerry ParisSteve ZachariasNovember 16, 1976 (1976-11-16)
729"The Muckrakers"Jerry ParisAlan Mandel & Charles ShyerNovember 23, 1976 (1976-11-23)
7310"a.k.a. The Fonz"Jerry ParisBrian LevantNovember 30, 1976 (1976-11-30)
7411"Richie Branches Out"Jerry ParisJames RitzDecember 7, 1976 (1976-12-07)
7512"Fonzie's Old Lady"Jerry ParisMarty NadlerJanuary 4, 1977 (1977-01-04)
7613"Time Capsule"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoJanuary 11, 1977 (1977-01-11)
7714"The Book of Records"Jerry ParisMichael Weinberger & Yvette WeinbergerJanuary 18, 1977 (1977-01-18)
7815"A Shot in the Dark"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: Fred Fox, Jr.
Story by: Steve Zacharias
January 25, 1977 (1977-01-25)
7916"Marion Rebels"Jerry ParisDixie Brown GrossmanFebruary 1, 1977 (1977-02-01)
8017"The Third Anniversary Show"Jerry ParisBob Brunner & Arthur SilverFebruary 4, 1977 (1977-02-04)
8118"Graduation: Part 1"Jerry ParisCalvin KellyFebruary 8, 1977 (1977-02-08)
8219"Graduation: Part 2"Jerry ParisWilliam S. Bickley & Michael WarrenFebruary 15, 1977 (1977-02-15)
8320"The Physical"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoFebruary 22, 1977 (1977-02-22)
8421"Joanie's Weird Boyfriend"Jerry ParisBob BrunnerMarch 1, 1977 (1977-03-01)
8522"Fonz-How, Inc."Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergMarch 8, 1977 (1977-03-08)
8623"Spunky Come Home"Jerry ParisArthur Silver & Fred Fox, Jr.March 15, 1977 (1977-03-15)
8724"The Last of the Big Time Malphs"Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergMarch 22, 1977 (1977-03-22)
8825"Fonzie's Baptism"Jerry ParisWilliam S. Bickley & Michael WarrenMarch 29, 1977 (1977-03-29)

Season 5 (1977–78)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
89
90
1
2
"Hollywood: Part 1"
"Hollywood: Part 2"
Jerry ParisJoe Glauberg & Walter KempleySeptember 13, 1977 (1977-09-13)
913"Hollywood: Part 3"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.September 20, 1977 (1977-09-20)
924"Hard Cover"Jerry ParisBrian LevantSeptember 27, 1977 (1977-09-27)
935"My Cousin the Cheat"Jerry ParisWalter KempleyOctober 4, 1977 (1977-10-04)
946"Fonsillectomy"Jerry ParisMarty NadlerOctober 25, 1977 (1977-10-25)
957"The Apartment"Jerry ParisDixie Brown GrossmanNovember 1, 1977 (1977-11-01)
968"Fonzie and Leather Tuscadero: Part 1"
"Fonzie - Rock Entrepreneur: Part 1"
Jerry ParisBob BrunnerNovember 8, 1977 (1977-11-08)
979"Fonzie and Leather Tuscadero: Part 2"
"Fonzie - Rock Entrepreneur: Part 2"
Jerry ParisBob BrunnerNovember 15, 1977 (1977-11-15)
9810"My Fair Fonzie"Jerry ParisWarren S. MurrayNovember 22, 1977 (1977-11-22)
9911"Bye Bye Blackball"Jerry ParisBarry RubinowitzNovember 29, 1977 (1977-11-29)
10012"Requiem for a Malph"Jerry ParisSteve ZachariasDecember 6, 1977 (1977-12-06)
10113"Nose for News"Jerry ParisWalter KempleyDecember 13, 1977 (1977-12-13)
10214"Grandpa's Visit"Jerry ParisGeorge F. SlavinDecember 20, 1977 (1977-12-20)
10315"Potsie Gets Pinned"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.January 10, 1978 (1978-01-10)
10416"Joanie's First Kiss"Jerry ParisBarbara O'KeefeJanuary 17, 1978 (1978-01-17)
10517"Marion's Misgivings"Jerry ParisFred MaioJanuary 24, 1978 (1978-01-24)
10618"Richie Almost Dies"Jerry ParisMarty NadlerJanuary 31, 1978 (1978-01-31)
10719"Spunkless Spunky"Jerry ParisJames RitzFebruary 7, 1978 (1978-02-07)
10820"Be My Valentine"Jerry ParisFred MaioFebruary 14, 1978 (1978-02-14)
10921"Our Gang"Jerry ParisBrian LevantFebruary 21, 1978 (1978-02-21)
11022"My Favorite Orkan"Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergFebruary 28, 1978 (1978-02-28)
11123"The Fourth Anniversary Show"
"Richie's Girl Exposes the Cunninghams"
Jerry ParisBob Brunner & Samuro MitsubiMarch 23, 1978 (1978-03-23)
11224"Do You Want to Dance?"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.May 9, 1978 (1978-05-09)
11325"Second Wind"Jerry ParisBrian LevantMay 16, 1978 (1978-05-16)
11426"Rules to Date By"Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergMay 23, 1978 (1978-05-23)
11527"Fonzie for the Defense"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoMay 30, 1978 (1978-05-30)

Season 6 (1978–79)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1161"Westward Ho!: Part 1"Jerry ParisWalter KempleySeptember 5, 1978 (1978-09-05)
1172"Westward Ho!: Part 2"Jerry ParisWalter KempleySeptember 12, 1978 (1978-09-12)
1183"Westward Ho!: Part 3"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.September 19, 1978 (1978-09-19)
1194"Fonzie's Blindness"Jerry ParisRon Leavitt & Richard RosenstockSeptember 26, 1978 (1978-09-26)
1205"Casanova Cunningham"Jerry ParisBob BrunnerOctober 3, 1978 (1978-10-03)
1216"Kid Stuff"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.October 10, 1978 (1978-10-10)
1227"Sweet Sixteen"Jerry ParisBrian LevantOctober 17, 1978 (1978-10-17)
1238"Fearless Malph"Jerry ParisWalter KempleyOctober 24, 1978 (1978-10-24)
1249"The Evil Eye"Jerry ParisAllen GoldsteinOctober 31, 1978 (1978-10-31)
12510"The Claw Meets the Fonz"
"The Godfonzer"
Jerry ParisSusanne Gayle HarrisNovember 3, 1978 (1978-11-03)
12611"The Fonz is Allergic to Girls"Jerry ParisMary-David Sheiner & Sheila Judis WeisbergNovember 14, 1978 (1978-11-14)
12712"The First Thanksgiving"Jerry ParisBob HowardNovember 21, 1978 (1978-11-21)
12813"The Kissing Bandit"Jerry ParisBeverly BloombergNovember 28, 1978 (1978-11-28)
12914"The Magic Show"Jerry ParisDon SafranDecember 5, 1978 (1978-12-05)
13015"Richie Gets Framed"Jerry ParisFred MaioDecember 12, 1978 (1978-12-12)
13116"Christmas Time"Jerry ParisBeverly BloombergDecember 19, 1978 (1978-12-19)
13217"Smokin' Ain't Cool"Jerry ParisMichael LomanJanuary 16, 1979 (1979-01-16)
13318"Ralph vs. Potsie"Jerry ParisMichael LomanJanuary 23, 1979 (1979-01-23)
13419"Stolen Melodies"Jerry ParisBrian LevantJanuary 30, 1979 (1979-01-30)
13520"Married Strangers"Jerry ParisBob HowardFebruary 6, 1979 (1979-02-06)
13621"Marion: Fairy Godmother"Jerry ParisFred MaioFebruary 13, 1979 (1979-02-13)
13722"Fonzie's Funeral: Part 1"Jerry ParisMichael LomanFebruary 20, 1979 (1979-02-20)
13823"Fonzie's Funeral: Part 2"Jerry ParisMichael LomanFebruary 27, 1979 (1979-02-27)
13924"Mork Returns"
"The Fifth Anniversary Show"
Jerry ParisWalter KempleyMarch 6, 1979 (1979-03-06)
14025"The Duel"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.March 13, 1979 (1979-03-13)
14126"Chachi's Incredo-Wax"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoMay 8, 1979 (1979-05-08)
14227"Potsie Quits School"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: David Reo
Story by: James P. Dunne
May 15, 1979 (1979-05-15)

Season 7 (1979–80)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1431"Shotgun Wedding: Part 1"[3]Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.September 11, 1979 (1979-09-11)
1442"Chachi Sells His Soul"Jerry ParisWalter KempleySeptember 18, 1979 (1979-09-18)
1453"Fonzie Meets Kat"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoSeptember 25, 1979 (1979-09-25)
1464"Marion Goes to Jail"Jerry ParisBarbara BerkowitzOctober 2, 1979 (1979-10-02)
1475"Richie's Job"Jerry ParisTerry HartOctober 9, 1979 (1979-10-09)
1486"Richie Falls in Love"Jerry ParisRia NepusOctober 23, 1979 (1979-10-23)
1497"Fonzie's a Thespian"Jerry ParisHolly WhiteOctober 30, 1979 (1979-10-30)
1508"Burlesque"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoNovember 6, 1979 (1979-11-06)
1519"Joanie Busts Out"Jerry ParisBeverly BloombergNovember 13, 1979 (1979-11-13)
15210"King Richard's Big Night"Jerry ParisJames P. DunneNovember 20, 1979 (1979-11-20)
15311"Fonzie vs. The She-Devils"Jerry ParisSam GreenbaumNovember 27, 1979 (1979-11-27)
15412"The Mechanic"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.December 4, 1979 (1979-12-04)
15513"They're Closing Inspiration Point"Jerry ParisBeverly BloombergDecember 11, 1979 (1979-12-11)
15614"Here Comes the Bride Again"Jerry ParisBob HowardDecember 18, 1979 (1979-12-18)
15715"Ah, Wilderness"Jerry ParisBarry RubinowitzJanuary 8, 1980 (1980-01-08)
15816"Joanie's Dilemma"Jerry ParisApril KellyJanuary 15, 1980 (1980-01-15)
15917"Hot Stuff"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.January 22, 1980 (1980-01-22)
16018"The New Arnold's"Jerry ParisHolly WhiteJanuary 29, 1980 (1980-01-29)
16119"The Hucksters"Jerry ParisMark RothmanFebruary 5, 1980 (1980-02-05)
16220"Allison"Jerry ParisHarriett Weiss & Patt SheaFebruary 12, 1980 (1980-02-12)
16321"Fools Rush In"Jerry ParisBeverly BloombergFebruary 26, 1980 (1980-02-26)
16422"Father & Son"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.March 4, 1980 (1980-03-04)
16523"A Potsie is Born"Jerry ParisRia NepusMarch 11, 1980 (1980-03-11)
16624"The Roaring Twenties"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoMarch 25, 1980 (1980-03-25)
16725"Ralph's Family Problem"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoMay 6, 1980 (1980-05-06)

Season 8 (1980–81)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1681"No Tell Motel"Jerry ParisLesa Kite & Cindy BegelNovember 11, 1980 (1980-11-11)
1692"Live and Learn"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.November 18, 1980 (1980-11-18)
1703"Dreams Can Come True"Jerry ParisRia NepusNovember 25, 1980 (1980-11-25)
1714"Hello, Roger"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenDecember 2, 1980 (1980-12-02)
1725"Joanie Gets Wheels"Jerry ParisDave Ketchum & Tony Di MarcoDecember 9, 1980 (1980-12-09)
1736"White Christmas"Jerry ParisHolly White & Stephanie GarmanDecember 16, 1980 (1980-12-16)
1747"And the Winner Is..."Jerry ParisBosco McGowanDecember 30, 1980 (1980-12-30)
1758"If You Only Knew Rosa"Jerry ParisRia NepusJanuary 6, 1981 (1981-01-06)
1769"The Sixth Sense"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.January 13, 1981 (1981-01-13)
17710"It Only Hurts When I Smile"Jerry ParisBarry RubinowitzJanuary 27, 1981 (1981-01-27)
17811"Welcome to My Nightmare"
"Horror Show"
Jerry ParisMark RothmanFebruary 3, 1981 (1981-02-03)
17912"Broadway It's Not"
"Chachi Sings, A Star is Born"
Jerry ParisJames P. Dunne & Barry O'BrienFebruary 10, 1981 (1981-02-10)
18013"Bride and Gloom"
"Fonzie and Jenny Married"
Jerry ParisMel Sherer & Steve GrantFebruary 17, 1981 (1981-02-17)
18114"Hello, Mrs. Arcola"
"Chachi's House"
Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenFebruary 24, 1981 (1981-02-24)
18215"Fonzie Gets Shot"Jerry ParisBob HowardMarch 3, 1981 (1981-03-03)
18316"Potsie on His Own"Jerry ParisHolly WhiteMarch 17, 1981 (1981-03-17)
18417"Tall Story"Jerry ParisBarry RubinowitzApril 7, 1981 (1981-04-07)
18518"Scholarship"Jerry ParisMark RothmanApril 14, 1981 (1981-04-14)
18619"R.C. & L.B Forever"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.May 5, 1981 (1981-05-05)
18720"Howard's Bowling Buddy"
"Howard's Girlfriend"
Jerry ParisBob HowardMay 12, 1981 (1981-05-12)
18821"Mother and Child Reunion"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Babaloo MandelMay 19, 1981 (1981-05-19)
18922"American Musical"Jerry ParisJames P. Dunne & Elizabeth BradleyMay 26, 1981 (1981-05-26)

Season 9 (1981–82)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
190
191
1
2
"Home Movies"Jerry ParisBrian Levant & Fred Fox, Jr.October 6, 1981 (1981-10-06)
1923"Not With My Mother, You Don't"Jerry ParisBob HowardOctober 13, 1981 (1981-10-13)
1934"Another Night at Antoine's"Jerry ParisMark RothmanOctober 20, 1981 (1981-10-20)
1945"Little Baby Cunningham"Jerry ParisBabaloo Mandel & Fred Fox, Jr.November 3, 1981 (1981-11-03)
1956"The Other Guy"Jerry ParisNancy Churnin & Louise BryantNovember 10, 1981 (1981-11-10)
1967"Fonzie the Substitute"
"Give Me Puberty or Give Me Death"
Jerry ParisRalph FarquharNovember 17, 1981 (1981-11-17)
1978"Just a Piccalo"Jerry ParisMark RothmanNovember 24, 1981 (1981-11-24)
1989"The Nun's Story"
"No Thank You"
Jerry ParisCharlotte M. DobbsDecember 1, 1981 (1981-12-01)
19910"Baby, It's Cold Inside"Jerry ParisCindy Begel & Lesa KiteDecember 8, 1981 (1981-12-08)
20011"Hello, Tough Guy"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenDecember 15, 1981 (1981-12-15)
20112"To Beanie or Not to Beanie"Jerry ParisHolly White & Stephanie GarmanJanuary 5, 1982 (1982-01-05)
20213"Southern Crossing"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: Richard Gurman
Story by: Brian Levant
January 12, 1982 (1982-01-12)
20314"Grandma Nussbaum"Jerry ParisJames P. Dunne & Barry O'BrienJanuary 19, 1982 (1982-01-19)
20415"Poobah, Doo Dah"Jerry ParisBosco McGowanJanuary 26, 1982 (1982-01-26)
20516"A Touch of Classical"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Rich CorrellFebruary 2, 1982 (1982-02-02)
20617"Hi-Yo Fonzie, Away!"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Rich CorrellFebruary 9, 1982 (1982-02-09)
20718"Great Expectations"Jerry ParisAndrew M. HorowitzFebruary 16, 1982 (1982-02-16)
20819"Hello, Flip"Jerry ParisPaula A. RothFebruary 23, 1982 (1982-02-23)
20920"Chachi's Future"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenMarch 2, 1982 (1982-03-02)
21021"Tell-Tale Tart"Jerry ParisMel Sherer & Steve GrantMarch 16, 1982 (1982-03-16)
21122"Love and Marriage"Jerry ParisBarry RubinowitzMarch 23, 1982 (1982-03-23)

Season 10 (1982–83)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
2121"A Woman Not Under the Influence"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenSeptember 28, 1982 (1982-09-28)
2132"Letting Go"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Brian LevantOctober 12, 1982 (1982-10-12)
2143"Empty Nest"Jerry ParisPaula A. RothOctober 19, 1982 (1982-10-19)
2154"A Night at the Circus"Jerry ParisJoe GlaubergOctober 26, 1982 (1982-10-26)
2165"A Little Case of Revenge"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Rich CorrellNovember 9, 1982 (1982-11-09)
2176"Who Gives a Hootenanny?"Jerry ParisRia NepusNovember 16, 1982 (1982-11-16)
2187"Going Steady"Jerry ParisRichard GurmanNovember 23, 1982 (1982-11-23)
2198"Such a Nice Girl"Jerry ParisNancy Steen & Neil ThompsonNovember 30, 1982 (1982-11-30)
2209"There's No Business Like No Business"Jerry ParisTeleplay by: Paula A. Roth
Story by: John B. Collins
December 7, 1982 (1982-12-07)
22110"All I Want for Christmas"Jerry ParisPamela Ryan & Beverly BloombergDecember 14, 1982 (1982-12-14)
22211"Since I Don't Have You"Jerry ParisBrian LevantDecember 28, 1982 (1982-12-28)
22312"Hello, Pfisters"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenJanuary 4, 1983 (1983-01-04)
22413"I Drink, Therefore I Am"Jerry ParisGary Murphy & Larry StrawtherJanuary 11, 1983 (1983-01-11)
22514"Prisoner of Love"Jerry ParisRobert PekurnyJanuary 18, 1983 (1983-01-18)
22615"Life is More Important Than Show Business"Jerry ParisPaula A. RothJanuary 25, 1983 (1983-01-25)
22716"Nervous Romance"Jerry ParisRobert KeatsFebruary 1, 1983 (1983-02-01)
22817"I'm Not at Liberty"Jerry ParisPamela Ryan & Beverly BloombergFebruary 8, 1983 (1983-02-08)
22918"Wild Blue Yonder"Jerry ParisRichard Gurman & Larry StrawtherFebruary 15, 1983 (1983-02-15)
23019"May the Best Man Win"Jerry ParisRichard GurmanFebruary 22, 1983 (1983-02-22)
23120"Babysitting"Jerry ParisPaula A. RothMarch 1, 1983 (1983-03-01)
23221"Turn Around...and You're Home"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Rich CorrellMarch 15, 1983 (1983-03-15)
23322"Affairs of the Heart"Jerry ParisNeil Thompson & Nancy SteenMarch 22, 1983 (1983-03-22)

Season 11 (1983–84)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(millions)
2341"Because It's There"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenSeptember 27, 1983 (1983-09-27)15.4
2352"The Ballad of Joanie and Chachi"Jerry ParisRichard GurmanOctober 4, 1983 (1983-10-04)15.3
2363"Where the Guys Are"Jerry ParisNancy Steen & Neil ThompsonOctober 18, 1983 (1983-10-18)14.7
2374"Welcome Home: Part 1"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Brian LevantOctober 25, 1983 (1983-10-25)26.7
2385"Welcome Home: Part 2"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Brian LevantNovember 1, 1983 (1983-11-01)26.8
2396"Glove Story"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr. & Rich CorrellNovember 8, 1983 (1983-11-08)11.8
2407"Vocational Education"Jerry ParisBrian LevantNovember 15, 1983 (1983-11-15)15.7
2418"Arthur, Arthur"Jerry ParisMarc Flanagan & Craig HellerDecember 6, 1983 (1983-12-06)13.4
2429"You Get What You Pay For"Jerry ParisJohn B. CollinsDecember 13, 1983 (1983-12-13)14.5
24310"Kiss Me, Teach"Jerry ParisFred Fox, Jr.January 10, 1984 (1984-01-10)14.0
24411"The People vs. The Fonz"Jerry ParisRichard GurmanJanuary 17, 1984 (1984-01-17)16.7
24512"Like Mother, Like Daughter"Jerry ParisRobert PekurnyJanuary 24, 1984 (1984-01-24)14.0
24613"Social Studies"Jerry ParisPaula A. RothJanuary 31, 1984 (1984-01-31)14.1
24714"The Spirit Is Willing"Jerry ParisLarry StrawtherApril 24, 1984 (1984-04-24)12.9
24815"Fonzie Moves Out"Jerry ParisAl AidekmanMay 1, 1984 (1984-05-01)15.54
249
250
16
17
"Passages"Jerry ParisNeil Thompson & Nancy Steen
William Bickley & Michael Warren and Brian Levant & Fred Fox, Jr.
May 8, 1984 (1984-05-08)20.0
25118"So How Was Your Weekend?"Jerry ParisPaula A. RothJune 28, 1984 (1984-06-28)13.67
25219"Low Notes"Jerry ParisAl AidekmanJuly 5, 1984 (1984-07-05)13.9
25320"School Dazed"Jerry ParisRoger GarrettJuly 12, 1984 (1984-07-12)13.8
25421"Good News, Bad News"Jerry ParisWilliam Bickley & Michael WarrenJuly 19, 1984 (1984-07-19)13.5
25522"Fonzie's Spots"Jerry ParisNancy ChurninSeptember 24, 1984 (1984-09-24)N/A

Reunion specialsEdit

Title Directed by Written by Original air date
"The Happy Days Reunion Special"Malcolm LeoSam Denoff & Marc Sheffler and Malcolm LeoMarch 3, 1992 (1992-03-03)
A 90-minute special hosted by Henry Winkler with various clips shown from past episodes and cast members reminisce about their time on the show.
"Happy Days: 30th Anniversary Reunion"Linda MendozaFred Fox, Jr., Stephen Pouliot, Gary TellalianFebruary 3, 2005 (2005-02-03)
A two-hour special to commemorate the show's 30th anniversary featuring various clips and a cast reunion at Arnold's Drive-In.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Brooks, Tim; Marsh, Earle (2007). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946–Present (Ninth Edition). Ballantine Books. p. 1687-1690. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4.
  2. ^ |1983–84 Ratings History|http://www.tvratingsguide.com/2017/09/1983-84-ratings-history-networks-are.html
  3. ^ Part 2 is an episode of Laverne & Shirley.