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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Down and Out in Malibu (1)

Episode 1

Jo is jobless and apartmentless in Malibu, where Richard Moll... Read more

Down and Out in Malibu (2)

Episode 2

Richard Moll returns to the home he left in Jo's... Read more

Rumor Has It

Episode 3

Blair's after-hours visit with a professor reputed to be a... Read more

Before the Fall

Episode 4

Natalie jumps at the chance to do an inside story... Read more

Sweet Charity

Episode 5

Jo takes a job in social work at a community... Read more

The More the Marrier

Episode 7

Tootie's boyfriend says he can't make it to town for... Read more

A Rose by Any Other Age

Episode 8

Blair is dumbfounded when an honor student she invited over... Read more

Adventures in Baileysitting

Episode 9

Babysitter Blair leaves her sister with the others while she... Read more

It's a Wonderful Christmas

Episode 10

It's holiday time, and Beverly Ann feels unneeded, until a... Read more

A Thousand Frowns

Episode 12

Andy latches on to a ""big brother,"" who's living for... Read more

Something in Common

Episode 13

It's not music to his ears when Jo's dad learns... Read more

Peekskill Law

Episode 14

Blair interns at a law firm that's defending an accused... Read more

A House Divided

Episode 15

The fat hits the fire when Natalie and Tootie's boyfriends... Read more

The First Time

Episode 16

Natalie deals firsthand with facts of life as she overnights... Read more

Let's Face the Music

Episode 17

A sponsor of a musical benefit invites Jo and Blair... Read more

Less Than Perfect

Episode 18

One evening, a tired Blair falls asleep at the wheel... Read more

Till Marriage Do Us Part

Episode 19

Rick proposes to Jo in his own crazy way, and... Read more

Present Imperfect

Episode 20

Tootie recieves a hideous pendant as an engagement present from... Read more

On the Edge

Episode 21

Jo's job at the social services center gets a bit... Read more

Big Apple Blues

Episode 22

Natalie's first bite of the Big Apple is hard to... Read more

The Beginning of the End

Episode 23

Blair buys Eastland to save it from bankruptcy, and then... Read more

The Beginning of the Beginning

Episode 24

As the new headmistress, Blair starts whipping Eastland students into... Read more

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