It’s been almost 30 years since the dysfunctional family from Chicago, better known as Married… With Children, graced our TV screens. The show was known as the first prime-time television series to air on Fox and ran for whopping 10 years, with 262 episodes.

It took the world by storm with Al, Peggy, Kelly, Bud and their beloved dog Buck becoming the family everyone wanted to be. Here are 43 secrets about the show:

Peggy Invented Her Signature Look

Katey Sagal was the one who invented her iconic Peggy Bundy style. She showed up to her audition dressed as a cocktail waitress and it worked.


Kung Fu Master

Neil who played Al Bundy was actually a black belt in Brazilian jujitsu.

Roseanne Almost Played Peggy

Roseanne was originally offered the role of Peggy Bundy by FOX.