As the sons age, we go through their teenage dating problems, marriage and careers.
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 Ozzie Nelson / ... (435 episodes, 1952-1966)
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 Harriet Nelson / ... (435 episodes, 1952-1966)
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 David Nelson / ... (434 episodes, 1952-1966)
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 Ricky Nelson / ... (434 episodes, 1952-1966)
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As the sons age, we go through their teenage dating problems, marriage and careers.

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3 October 1952 (USA)  »

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Ozzie and Harriet  »

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The character 'Ozzie Nelson' was ranked #21 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" (20 June 2004 issue). See more »

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Dull it was not!
11 December 2004 | by (Hillsboro, Oregon) – See all my reviews

This is for the person that says Ozzie and Harriet was dull! It is easy for you too reach back in another time, take something, and criticize it with the futures eyes. Obviously by calling anyone who watches the show "dull, or senior" you are just showing your ignorance!!

This show, brought Rock N Roll into peoples living rooms, AND made it acceptable to their parents!! Did you know the Nelson family is the only family in history to have 3 generations become recording stars and win certain awards. (check it out) Ozzie, Ricky, and the Nelsons.

Anyone can do crude humor like Seinfield......but it really takes talent to make people laugh and to be wholesome and safe for the WHOLE family to watch!!

The Adventures and Leave it to Beaver were two of the best shows ever! And still rank better then the garbage they are turning out now, where whoever can shock the most, and show the most non-family friendly things rate highest.


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