It launched the career of Michael J. Fox and reflected the cultural divide between the hippies of the ’60s and the yuppies of the ’80s. Apparently it was also a favorite of none other than Ronald Reagan. These and the following 20 other factoids will definitely leave you feeling nostalgic for the classic sitcom Family Ties.
20. It boasted several before-they-were-famous cameos
It’s probably easier to list which Hollywood stars didn’t appear on Family Ties before they hit the big time. Tom Hanks, Stephen Baldwin and Christina Applegate are just a few of the names who briefly appeared on the sitcom when they were virtual unknowns.