Today in Family Ties History

Events in Film & TV

Film release premierFilm Premier

1982-09-22 Sitcom "Family Ties starring Michael J. Fox premieres on NBC

  • 1989-05-14 Final TV episode of "Family Ties" airs on NBC with a 36 million audience

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • 1947-06-21 Meredith Baxter-Birney, Ca, actress (Family Ties, Bridget Loves Bernie)
  • 1947-06-21 Michael Gross, actor (Family Ties, FBI murders), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1958-06-03 Scott Valentine, actor (Nick-Family Ties, My Demon Lover)
  • 1960-06-22 Tracy Pollan, American actress (Family Ties)/aka Mrs Michael J. Fox, born in NYC, New York

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1961-06-09 Michael J. Fox, Canadian actor (Family Ties, Back to the Future, Teen Wolf), born in Edmonton, Alberta

  • 1966-02-19 Justine Bateman, Rye NY, actress (Mallory-Family Ties, Satisfaction)
  • 1966-02-23 Marc Price, actor/comedian (Skippy-Family Ties)
  • 1973-05-05 Tina Yothers, Whittier California, actresss (Jennifer-Family Ties)
  • 1981-12-03 Brian Bonsall, actor (Family Ties, Star Trek Next Generation)

Weddings in Film & TV

HeartWedding of Interest

1988-07-16 "Back To The Future" actor Michael J. Fox (27) weds "Family Ties" actress Tracy Pollan (28) at West Mountain Inn in Arlington, Vermont

  • 1995-10-21 "Family Ties" actress Meredith Baxter (48) weds screenwriter Michael Blodgett (56) in Los Angeles