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Happy Days debuted in 1974. Set in 1950s Milwaukee, the series presented an idealized view of life during that era, focusing on the solidly middle-class Cunningham family, father Howard (Tom Bosley), mother Marion (Marion Ross), and children Richie (Ron Howard), Joanie (Erin Moran). The show’s breakout character, however, was Arthur Fonzarelli aka The Fonz. Originally introduced as a minor character, “Fonzie” as he was fondly called,