Favorite Sitcoms from the 50's & 60's that I Grew Up With

Growing up in the 1960's, I watched many a sitcom. Some of the titles were in re-run (the 1950's shows), but I watched them just the same as a pre-teen boy.

I suppose some of these shows helped shape me, in who I am today. I've probably watched every show from every title, multiple times.

Titles are listed by watched/liked the most, in order, to the best of my recollection. Making this list has been a trip down memory lane and it was a lot of fun to create. It's been years since I've thought about many of these shows. Thanks to IMDb for having a great database that I could search from!

Feel free to leave comments, and cheers to the great sitcoms of the 1960's!
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1.
Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The misadventures of a bumbling Marine named Gomer Pyle. (30 mins.)
 
2.
Gilligan's Island (1964 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Seven men and women are stranded on an uncharted island following a torrential storm. (30 mins.)
 
3.
Get Smart (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Bumbling Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, battles the evil forces of KAOS with the help of his competent partner Agent 99. (25 mins.)
 
4.
Mister Ed (1958 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The misadventures of a wisecracking talking horse and his human owner. (30 mins.)
 
5.
I Love Lucy (1951 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A daffy woman constantly strives to become a star along with her bandleader husband and gets herself in the strangest situations. (30 mins.)
 
6.
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A nouveau riche hillbilly family moves to Beverly Hills and shakes up the privileged society with their hayseed ways. (30 mins.)
 
7.
The Andy Griffith Show (1960 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Widower Sheriff Andy and his son Opie live with Andy's Aunt Bee in Mayberry NC. With virtually no crimes to solve, most of Andy's time is spent philosophizing and calming down his cousin Deputy Barney. (30 mins.)
 
8.
F Troop (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The misadventures of the staff and neighbors of a remote US Army outpost in the Wild West. (30 mins.)
 
9.
I Dream of Jeannie (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A United States astronaut finds his life vastly complicated when he stumbles on to a bottle containing a female genie. (30 mins.)
 
10.
Hogan's Heroes (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The inmates of a German World War II prisoner of war camp conduct an espionage and sabotage campaign right under the noses of their warders. (25 mins.)
 
11.
The Abbott and Costello Show (1952 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Bud and Lou are unemployed actors living in Mr. Fields' boarding house. Lou's girlfriend Hillary lives across the hall. Any premise would lead to slapstick, puns, lots of gimmicks from their movies. (25 mins.)
 
12.
The Honeymooners (1955 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A bus driver and his sewer worker friend struggle to strike it rich while their wives look on with weary patience. (30 mins.)
 
13.
My Favorite Martian (1963 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A sarcastic Martian comes to live with a hapless young Terran on Earth. (30 mins.)
 
14.
The Munsters (1964 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A family of friendly monsters have misadventures, never quite understanding why people react to them so strangely. (30 mins.)
 
15.
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The misadventures of a TV writer both at work and at home. (30 mins.)
 
16.
Green Acres (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A New York City attorney and his wife attempt to live as genteel farmers in the bizarre community of Hooterville. (30 mins.)
 
17.
McHale's Navy (1962 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The misadventures of a misfit PT Boat crew during World War II. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Bewitched (1964 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A witch married to an ordinary man cannot resist using her magic powers to solve the problems her family faces. (25 mins.)
 
19.
The Lucy Show (1962 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The wacky misadventures of a forever scheming woman, her reluctant best friend and her cantankerous boss. (30 mins.)
 
20.
My Three Sons (1960 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Widower Steve Douglas raises three sons with the help of his father-in-law, and is later aided by the boys' great-uncle. An adopted son, a stepdaughter, wives, and another generation of sons join the loving family in later seasons. (30 mins.)
 
21.
Dennis the Menace (1959 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Television episodes built around the same sorts of incidents found in Hank Ketcham's long-running comic strip. (30 mins.)
 
22.
Leave It to Beaver (1957 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The misadventures of a suburban boy, family and friends. (30 mins.)
 
23.
Batman (1966 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The Caped Crusader battles evildoers in Gotham City in a bombastic 1960s parody of the comic book hero's exploits. (25 mins.)
“ I've still got original Batman cards!

This one was on at night, close to bedtime for me back then. It was a real treat to be allowed to watch it. ” - Remnant_Of_The_Abyss
 
24.
Flipper (1964 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Ranger Porter Ricks is responsible for the animal and human life in Coral Key Park, Florida. Stories center on his 15-year-old son Sandy and 10-year-old Bud and, especially, on their pet dolphin Flipper. (30 mins.)
 
25.
Here's Lucy (1968 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Lucy Carter, a widow with two teen children, takes a job as a secretary for her stuffy brother-in-law. (30 mins.)
 
26.
Lassie (1954 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The ongoing saga of the Martin family and their beloved collie, Lassie. (30 mins.)
 
27.
It's About Time (1966 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Two astronauts, traveling faster than light, go back in time to prehistoric Earth. Unable to return, they make friends with the "natives." (30 mins.)
 
28.
Hazel (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
George Baxter was a highly successful corporation lawyer who was always in control of everything at the office... (30 mins.)
 
29.
Gentle Ben (1967 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The adventures in the Florida Everglades of a game warden, Tom Wedloe, his wife Ellen, their son Mark, and Mark's tame bear Ben. (30 mins.)
 
30.
The Patty Duke Show (1963 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Cathy Lane, teen-aged daughter of a globe-trotting journalist, comes to live at the home of her uncle... (30 mins.)
 
31.
That Girl (1966 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Ann Marie is a struggling actress living in New York City. In between trying to find jobs acting and modeling she has time for her boyfriend... (30 mins.)
 
32.
Lost in Space (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A space colony family struggles to survive when a spy/accidental stowaway throws their ship hopelessly off course. (60 mins.)
 
33.
Father Knows Best (1954 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The popular radio show comes to life in this hit sitcom about a wise family man, Jim Anderson, his common-sense wife Margaret and their children Betty... (30 mins.)
 
34.
The Flying Nun (1967 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The misadventures of a nun who can fly and her convent and neighbours. (30 mins.)
 
35.
My Mother the Car (1965 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
The story of the relationship between a man and his mother, the latter having been reincarnated as a 1928 Porter automobile. (30 mins.)