Question: Which Hollywood actor began as a “Sweathog” in Mr. Kotter’s classroom?

Answer: John Travolta first garnered recognition in the 1970s, but not for his roles in “Grease” and “Saturday Night Fever.” Prior to landing those famous roles, Travolta appeared as Vinnie Barbarino in the TV sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter.” Welcome Back, Kotter was a sitcom starring Gabe Kaplan as a high school teacher, teaching an often unruly group of remedial loafers self-labeled as the “Sweathogs.” Travolta, who played the lovable and gooofy character Vinnie Barbarino, was the unofficial leader of the “Sweathogs” in the show.

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1John Travolta Hollywood actor began as a “Sweathog” in Mr. Kotter’s classroom
Travolta, who played the lovable and gooofy character Vinnie Barbarino, was the unofficial leader of the “Sweathogs” in the show. Step 2 : Answer to the question “Which Hollywood actor began as a “Sweathog” in Mr. Kotter’s classroom?” John Travolta: John Travolta first garnered recognition in the 1970s, but not for his roles in “Grease” and …
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2Welcome Back, Kotter

Welcome Back, Kotter is an American sitcom starring Gabe Kaplan as a sardonic high school teacher in charge of a racially and ethnically diverse remedial class called the “Sweathogs.” Recorded in front of a live studio audience, it originally aired on ABC from September 9, 1975, to May 17, 1979.
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Created by Gabe Kaplan, Alan Sacks, Peter Meyerson. With Gabe Kaplan, Ron Palillo, John Travolta, Marcia Strassman. A compassionate teacher returns to his inner city high school of his youth to teach a new generation of trouble making kids.
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Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series 1975–1979) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
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Oooh-oooh-oooh, we’ve got the answer: It’s Welcome Back, Kotter, the 1975-1979 ABC sitcom hit that marked the beginning of John Travolta’s Oscar-nominated career, made the Sweathogs iconic …
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6John Travolta Hollywood actor began as a “Sweathog” in Mr. Kotter’s classroom
Robert Hegyes, known for his role as Juan Epstein on the ‘70s sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter,” died on Thursday.He was 60. Hegyes was transported via ambulance from his home in Metuchen, New Jersey, Thursday morning, and was in full cardiac arrest by the time he reached the hospital, Steven Weiss, a spokesman for the JFK Medical Center in Edison, New Jersey, confirmed to CNN.
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7John Travolta Hollywood actor began as a “Sweathog” in Mr. Kotter’s classroom
From some reaching immense fame like John Travolta to others passing alway tragically, stay tuned for all the details! Here’s a look at their lives after the film. Image Credit: Getty Images. GABE KAPLAN. Mr. Kotter was famously portrayed by Gabe Kaplan on the show and contributed as the “Welcome Back, Kotter’s” writer, …
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Robert Hegyes, 1951–2012. Juan Epstein often tried to get out of Mr. Kotter’s class with a note from “Epstein’s mother.” Yet Bobby was noted for his time in education.
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9John Travolta Hollywood actor began as a “Sweathog” in Mr. Kotter’s classroom
Welcome Back, Kotter is an American television sitcom that originally aired on the ABC network from 1975 to 1979. The title character, Gabe Kotter (Gabriel Kaplan), is a wise-cracking teacher who returns to the same Brooklyn, New York high school from which he graduated, James Buchanan High School.
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teach a group of remedial students known as the Sweathogs. In today’s nonfictional context, educational specialists might consider Mr. Kotter to be innovative…
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