September 20, 2019


On this day in history—September 20, 1977—an episode of a popular TV show aired, unintendedly coining a now-famous phrase that refers to something reaching its peak and being on the decline.

What is the phrase, and what was the TV show?


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Phrase: “Jumped the shark”

TV show: “Happy Days”

Watch the famous scene.

Andy Williamson