Ron Howard Actually Agreed To The Role To Avoid A Military Draft

Ron had a low draft number and did not want to serve in Vietnam. He decided to accept the role to avoid being drafted by having a specific number of people depend on him to stay in the states.

 

Then: Marion Ross

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Marion was the beloved housewife and mother of Richie and Joanie – basically the lady everyone wanted to be their mum. She was good-natured, sweet and really loved her family.

 

Now: Marion Ross

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When Happy Days ended, Mrs C went on to star in multiple TV shows including Brooklyn Bridge, That ’70s Show, Gilmore Girls and Two and A Half Men.