Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Welcome Back, Kotter
Mr. Kripps. Barbarino blamed himself for the teachers death.
Washington. The funniest part of this episode was Barbarino walking around saying, 'Gimme drugs, gimme drugs'.
Epstein. Gabe wasn't very happy when he found out it was Julie's face on the mural!
Mr. Woodman. Later in the series Mr. Woodman became Principal and Mr. Kotter became Vice Principal.
Hi there!. Freddie "Boom Boom" Washington usually said "hi there" in a deeper voice than he has normally.
Washington. Freddie "Boom Boom" Washington was played by Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs.
Mr. Kotter. "Did I ever tell you about my Uncle Max" is a Mr. Kotter quote.
closet. This show only lasted for four years. In the United States, it started in 1975 and ended in 1979.
Little Juan. Robert Hegyes, who played Epstein, was a 24 year old playing a high school student and Ron Palillo, who played Horshack, was 26 when the show started in 1975.
Epstein. Epstein's full name is Juan Luis Pedro Phillipo de Huevos Epstein and he was played by Robert Hegyes.
Julie Kotter. Julie Kotter was played by Marcia Strassman.
|Which student, when ever he raised his hand in class, he would shout "OH!" repeatedly?||"Welcome Back Kotter"
Horshack. Arnold Horshack was played by Ron Palillo.
Barbarino. Vinnie Barbarino was played by John Travolta.
Mr. Kotter. Gabe Kaplan starred as Mr. Kotter and he and Alan Sacks both created the show.
Gabe and John left.. Gabe Kaplan had "creative differences" with the producers, and John Travolta left to pursue a career on the big screen.
|What was the name of the school where the series takes place?||Welcome Back
Buchanan. James Buchanan High School, apparently a fictitious school located in central Brooklyn.
INTERESTING NOTE: The actor who played Mr. Kotter went back into stand-up comedy a few years later, with a spot on the Montreal Comedy Festival.