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Happy Days: A Potsie Is Born

After securing an audition as a singer in a local club, Potsie lets potential success go to his head and treats everyone around him as inferiors.

Episode Info

Episode number: 7x23
Production Number: 60537-167
Airdate: Tuesday March 11th, 1980

Director: Jerry Paris
Writer: Ria Nepus

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Guest Stars
Arthur BatanidesArthur Batanides
As Eddie
Lynda GoodfriendLynda Goodfriend
As Lori Beth
Gail EdwardsGail Edwards
As Loretta
Pat CrowleyPat Crowley
As Susan
Main Cast
Ron Howard
As Richard J. "Richie" Cunningham
Henry Winkler
As Arthur Herbert "Fonzie" Fonzarelli
Tom Bosley
As Howard C. Cunningham
Episode Notes
Arthur Batanides is credited as "Art Batanides."

This was the last filmed episode of the season. Ron Howard and Donny Most left the series after this season. Howard had signed a contract to direct movies for rival network NBC; Most pursued other projects. They did, however, sign on for the short-lived cartoon spin-off "Fonz and the Happy Days Gang."

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
The Beach Boys"Surfin' Safari" (played by the band) (1962) 
Bobby Darin"Mack the Knife" (played by the band) (1959) 

Episode Goofs
Eddie complains about his sandwich bread being whole wheat in one scene. However, he does this without even taking off the wrapper.

Potsie's last name is spelled "Webber" in this episode, but in "Beauty Contest," it's "Weber."

Warning: Happy Days season 7 episode 23 guide may contain spoilers
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