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These are the funniest television characters ever created, as determined by the votes and selections of Ranker users. Lots of things make up truly iconic, timelessly funny characters... the actor, the writing, the supporting cast... but in the end, it's just the character that makes you laugh yourself weak.

What are the funniest characters on TV? These are the characters that still make you roll on the floor no matter if you are watching new episodes or reruns from 20 years ago. A lot of the funniest TV characters of all time, like Homer Simpson and Stewie Griffin, tend to be cartoons but there are lots of funny characters that are real-life people too. Vote for your funniest picks and add any characters you see missing. If you want to really impact this list's order, make your own ranking and add it!

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Perry Cox is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Perry Cox Scrubs

The Saddest Television Deaths Ever The Most Annoying TV and Film Characters Ever

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Dr. Gregory House is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Dr. Gregory House

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Lucille Ball is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Lucille Ball I Love Lucy

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Howard Wolowitz is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Howard Wolowitz The Big Bang Theory

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Fez is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Fez That '70s Show - That 70s Show

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Sterling Archer is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Kermit the Frog is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Kermit the Frog The Muppet Show, Sam and Friends

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Charlie Kelly is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Charlie Kelly It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

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Zoidberg is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Zoidberg Futurama

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Roseanne Conner is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Roseanne Conner Roseanne

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Leonard Hofstadter is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Leonard Hofstadter The Big Bang Theory

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Kenny McCormick is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Kenny McCormick South Park

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Jim Ignatowski is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Jim Ignatowski

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Steven Hyde is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Steven Hyde That '70s Show

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Michael Kelso is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Michael Kelso That '70s Show

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Dorothy Zbornak is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Dorothy Zbornak The Golden Girls

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Dick Solomon is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Dick Solomon 3rd Rock from the Sun

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Granny is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Granny The Beverly Hillbillies

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Carlton Banks is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Carlton Banks The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

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Stephen Colbert is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Amy Farrah Fowler is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Amy Farrah Fowler The Big Bang Theory

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Mr. Garrison is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Mr. Garrison South Park

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Beavis is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Beavis Beavis and Butt-head

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Christopher Turk is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Ray Barone is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Ray Barone Everybody Loves Raymond

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Tim Taylor is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Tim Taylor Home Improvement

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Groundskeeper Willie is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Groundskeeper Willie The Simpsons

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Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Frasier Crane Frasier, Cheers

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Butt-head is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Butt-head Beavis and Butt-head

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Dave Chappelle is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Dave Chappelle Chappelle's Show

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Charlie Harper is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Charlie Harper Two and a Half Men

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Dan Conner is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Dan Conner Roseanne

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Gilligan is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Gilligan Gilligan's Island

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Frank Costanza is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Doug Heffernan is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Doug Heffernan The King of Queens

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SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants - he is my boo thang we jst got married dizz year....

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Stan Marsh is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Stan Marsh South Park

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Tom Cat is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Kyle Broflovski is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Kyle Broflovski South Park

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Steve Urkel is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Steve Urkel Family Matters

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Jack Donaghy is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Jack Donaghy 30 Rock

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Maxwell Smart, CONTROL Agent 8... is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Gomez and Morticia is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Gomez and Morticia

The Greatest Female TV Characters of All Time The Best Adventure Travel Companies

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Ned Flanders is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Mork is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Mork Mork & Mindy, The Mork & Mindy / Laverne & Shirley / Fonz Hour

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Marvin the Martian is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Professor Farnsworth is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Raj Koothrappali is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Raj Koothrappali The Big Bang Theory

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Eunice Harper Higgins is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time

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Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The Funniest TV Characters of All Time
Sam Malone Cheers