You might be familiar with Gabe Kaplan from his work on Welcome Back, Kotter, but did you know before that he was a stand-up comedian? Kaplan hones his craft throughout the 1960s and by the 1970s he was at the top of his game. In fact, it is from his comedy that a lot of what would become that memorable sitcom would be pulled. Here is Gabe, appearing on the Midnight Special in 1976.
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