Ron Palillo - Welcome Back, Kotter
Ronald Gabriel Palillo, or "Ron" Palillo, was a tv and movie actor who was born in Cheshire Connecticut April 2nd 1949, and died in Palm Beach County Florida of a heart attack on August 14th, 2012. Ron Palillo is probably best remembered for his role in the 1970s sitcom "Welcome Back, Kotter", where he played Arnold Horshack, the class clown of the Sweathogs.
In addition to "Welcome Back, Kotter", Ron Palillo had appearances in such popular tv series as "Darkwing Duck", "Rubik, the Amazing Cube", "Laverne & Shirley in the Army" and others. This particular photo is a publicity photo from the popular tv series "Welcome Back, Kotter". Left to right: Gabe Kaplan, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Wendy Rastatter, Robert Hegyes, and Ron Palillo. ... show more