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The Facts of Life is an American sitcom and a spin-off of Diff'rent Strokes that originally aired on NBC from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it one of the longest-running sitcoms of the 1980s. The series focuses on Edna Garrett (Charlotte Rae) as she becomes a housemother (and after the second season, a dietitian as well) at the fictional Eastland School, an all-female boarding school in Peekskill, New York.

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  • Charlotte Rae
  • John Lawlor
  • Jenny O'Hara
  • Lisa Whelchel
  • Felice Schachter
  • Julie Piekarski
  • Kim Fields
  • Molly Ringwald
  • Julie Anne Haddock
  • Mindy Cohn
  • Nancy McKeon
  • Pamela Segall
  • Mackenzie Astin
  • George Clooney
  • Cloris Leachman
  • Sherrie Krenn

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