Family Ties in History

Events in Film & TV

Television Premiere

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

Michael J. FoxMichael J. Fox (61 years old)

1961-06-09 Canadian actor, author, comedian and activist (Family Ties; Back To The Future; Teen Wolf), born in Edmonton, Alberta

  • 1966-02-19 Justine Bateman, America actress (Family Ties, Satisfaction), born in Rye, New York
  • 1968-02-23 Marc Price, American actor (Family Ties - "Skippy"), and stand-up comedian, born in New Jersey
  • 1973-05-05 Tina Yothers, American actress (Jennifer-Family Ties), born in Whittier, California
  • 1981-12-03 Brian Bonsall, actor (Family Ties, Star Trek Next Generation)

Weddings in Film & TV

Michael J. Fox

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