Wheel of Fortune debuted on this day in 1975

Posted: January 6, 2020 at 7:42 am

When Wheel of Fortune debuted on NBC on January 6th, 1975, Chuck Woolery was the MC and Susan Stafford the hostess. But the sow really took off in the early ’80s in early evenings after Pat Sajak took over as host. The clip below is from 1976 with Chuck Woolery hosting!