Welcome Back, Kotter

  • 1975
  • TV Show
  • None

An Emmy-nominated hit about a high-school teacher who returns to his Brooklyn alma mater, James Buchanan High, and is saddled with a class of misfits known as the Sweathogs. The series was based on the real-life experiences and stand-up of Gabe Kaplan, who was the show's cocreator. The theme song, written and performed by John Sebastian, topped the charts...read more

Season 2, Episode 19 There Goes Number 5

First Aired: February 3, 1977

Conclusion. Horshack plans to take over as head of the household when his fifth father dies. Kotter: Gabriel Kaplan. Ma: Ellen Travolta. Barbarino: John Travolta. Epstein: Robert Hegyes.

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  • Premiered: September 9, 1975
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: An Emmy-nominated hit about a high-school teacher who returns to his Brooklyn alma mater, James Buchanan High, and is saddled with a class of misfits known as the Sweathogs. The series was based on the real-life experiences and stand-up of Gabe Kaplan, who… (more)

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