THE FONZ | STARRING ON THE TV SHOW HAPPY DAYS
First Telecast: January 15, 1974, Nostalgic and witty, Richie Cunningham (played by Ron Howard) and his pals attend Jefferson High in Milwaukee in the 1950s. The kids hang out at Arnold's Drive-In, a malt shop near the school. A greasy-haired motorcycle kid dressed in leather, named Arthur "Fonzie" Fonzarelli is the key to the show which centers on the relationship between him and the "straight" kids. Henry Winkler, who plays the character of Fonzie is multi-dimensional, vulnerable, as well as hip.