FAMILY FEUD with Richard Dawson Debuted this Day 1976
There was a lot of kissing, and there were countless surveys - Family Feud debuted on ABC daytime TV this day in 1976 and became an instant sensation. Because of his popularity on The Match Game, Richard Dawson got his own game show vehicle and scored in a big way. Survey says Happy Anniversary. The reruns can still be seen regularly on cable. That very first episode can be seen by clicking below.