‘Bonanza’ Cast and Facts – Things You Need to Know

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From 1959 to 1973, audiences nationwide were introduced and fell in love with the cast of Bonanza. The show chronicled the lives and adventures of the Cartwright family, led by patriarch, Ben Cartwright, as he and his sons worked their Ponderosa Ranch near Virginia City, Nevada, where defended it from numerous adversaries, and helped the townsfolk all around them. With 431 total episodes, Bonaza is NBC’s longest-running Western series. You likely have your favorite member of the Cartwright clan, from Ben, “Little Joe,” or Hoss.

So where are they now? We’ll bring you back and reveal some interesting facts about the series that you likely have never heard before.

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