It’s been over 30 years since the premier of the first episode of The Golden Girls. It aired from September 1985 to May 1922.
The show followed four older women played by Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Estelle Getty, and Bea Arthur. Their performances earned them all Emmy Awards.
During the show’s seven year run, it was easily one of the most popular shows on American television. It drew in over 25 million viewers each week.