20 Behind-The-Scenes Facts About NBC’s Family Ties

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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.

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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.

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