Daily Archives: September 18, 2014

‘The Addams Family’ series debuts on ABC-TV 50 years ago this hour (Sep 18 1964)

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(Friday, September 18, 1964, 8:30 p.m. EDT)The Addams Family, a situation comedy about the misadventures of a blissfully macabre but extremely loving family, debuted tonight as a regular television series on ABC. It starred John Astin, Carolyn Jones, Jackie Coogan, Ted Cassidy, Blossom Rock, Ken Weatherwax and Lisa Loring.