The Facts of Life
The Facts of Life



First Aired

Aug 24, 1979


The Facts of Life


Network: NBC

Status: Ended


Charlotte Rae stars as a dietician and house mother at a private girls' boarding school, watching over students Blair, Tootie, Natalie and Jo.


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Brave New World (1)

Episode 1

Jo and Blair have a hard time adjusting to college. Read more

Brave New World (2)

Episode 2

Ms Garret decides to re-open an abandoned department store and... Read more

Gamma Gamma or Bust

Episode 3

Blair is dying to join the sorority that's she pledging... Read more

Just My Bill

Episode 4

Jo's been dating, Bill, a plain guy who attends the... Read more

What Price Glory?

Episode 5

Tootie's new boyfriend, Jeff, is the star football player on... Read more

The Halloween Show

Episode 6

A strange man tells the girls that years ago a... Read more

Advance Placement

Episode 7

Natalie is allowed to enroll in a college course at... Read more

I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can

Episode 8

For a birthday surprise, the girls take Mrs. Garrett to... Read more

Small but Dangerous

Episode 9

Streetwise Kelly alleges that the vandalism of Edna's Edibles was... Read more

Store Games

Episode 10

Mrs. Garrett is slowly losing business to a competitor, Pete... Read more

The Second Time Around

Episode 11

Jo begins seeing sparks between her divorced parents and immediately... Read more

The Christmas Show

Episode 12

The holidays bring joy to the girls when they all... Read more

The Chain Letter

Episode 13

While Mrs. Garrett frets over an inspection by the Board... Read more

Next Door

Episode 14

A young boy enters Edna's Edibles and Tootie befriends him... Read more

Crossing the Line

Episode 15

Natalie starts dating a black guy, and Tootie thinks that... Read more

All or Nothing

Episode 16

Newly elected board member Jo tackles the regents of Langley... Read more

A Death in the Family

Episode 17

The girls are shaken by the sudden death of Natalie's... Read more

Big Fish/Little Fish

Episode 18

Blair is distraught when she discovers that Jo has taken... Read more

Star at Langley

Episode 19

Blair and her boyfriend, Cliff, are serious at least Cliff... Read more

Dream Marriage

Episode 20

A marriage proposal from Blair's boyfriend prompts her to begin... Read more

Mother and Daughter

Episode 21

Tootie's mother comes to Eastland for a visit, and the... Read more

All by Herself

Episode 22

Geri is in charge of organizing a charity auction but... Read more

Seems Like Old Times

Episode 23

Jo is surprised when her ex-boyfriend, Eddie, who just got... Read more

Joint Custody

Episode 24

Mrs. Garrett's son, Raymond stops by Edna's Edibles for a... Read more

The Way We Were (1)

Episode 25

Another school year has come to an end and all... Read more

The Way We Were (2)

Episode 26

Flashbacks and memories of the past continue as the girls... Read more

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