Known famously as Ann Romano on the television show “One Day at a Time,” Bonnie Franklin has died. She was 69.
From 1975 to 1984, Franklin was one of the first independent women to be portrayed on TV. A recently divorced mother raising two teenage girls, the show guided viewers through some of the tougher issues of the day through comedy.
Before “One Day at a Time,” Franklin had a recurring role in the TV series “Gidget,” and later guest roles in “The Munsters” and “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” Recently, Frankin was seen in “Touched By an Angel” and “Hot in Cleveland.”
Bonnie Franklin, you will be missed.