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These are the best 1990s NBC shows ranked by user votes. The 1990s was a great time for NBC television programs. Some of the best 1990s NBC shows were dramas and other good 90s NBC series were  unforgettable comedies. Many of the greatest 1990s NBC TV shows are still popular to this day with syndicated reruns. A few of them are even considered the greatest TV shows of all time. Fans will also enjoy the best 90s after school shows and the best 90s CBS shows

What shows appear near the top of this best 1990s NBC shows list? Seinfeld is widely considered to be the best NBC sitcoms of the 90s, or any decade. This “show about nothing” found hilarity in the lives of four single friends living their day-to-day lives in New York City. Friends is another good show that aired on NBC in the 1990s.

When it comes to great NBC dramas from the 90s, it doesn't get much better than ER, which premiered in 1994. Other great series that are featured on this top 1990s NBC shows list include Mad About You, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Law & Order.

Do you have a favorite 1990s NBC show? Give the best series a thumbs up!

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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Will Smith, James Avery, Alfonso Ribeiro

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The Golden Girls is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Golden Girls Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan

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Friends is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Friends Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow

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Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Seinfeld Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards

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Law & Order is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Law & Order Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina

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Cheers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Cheers Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Quantum Leap is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Quantum Leap Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Deborah Pratt

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Night Court is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Night Court Harry Anderson, John Larroquette, Richard Moll

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ER is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
ER Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies

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Wings is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Wings Tim Daly, Steven Weber, Crystal Bernard

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The Cosby Show is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Cosby Show Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Keshia Knight Pulliam

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Will & Grace is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Will & Grace Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally

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Matlock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Matlock Andy Griffith, Linda Purl, Kene Holiday

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Frasier is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Frasier Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce

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3rd Rock from the Sun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
3rd Rock from the Sun John Lithgow, Jane Curtin, Kristen Johnston

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Saved by the Bell: The College... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Saved by the Bell: The College Years Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Tiffani Thiessen, Dustin Diamond

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NewsRadio is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
NewsRadio Dave Foley, Stephen Root, Andy Dick

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Mad About You is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Mad About You Paul Reiser, Helen Hunt, John Pankow

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Freaks and Geeks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Freaks and Geeks Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco

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Just Shoot Me! is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Just Shoot Me! Laura San Giacomo, Enrico Colantoni, George Segal

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L.A. Law is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
L.A. Law Corbin Bernsen, Jill Eikenberry, Alan Rachins

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Empty Nest is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Empty Nest Richard Mulligan, Dinah Manoff, David Leisure

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A Different World is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
A Different World Lisa Bonet, Kadeem Hardison, Jasmine Guy

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The Pretender is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Pretender Michael T. Weiss, Andrea Parker, Patrick Bauchau

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Blossom is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Blossom Mayim Bialik, Jenna von Oÿ, Joey Lawrence

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Homicide: Life on the Street is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Homicide: Life on the Street Richard Belzer, Clark Johnson, Yaphet Kotto

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The West Wing is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The West Wing Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Allison Janney

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seaQuest DSV is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
seaQuest DSV Jonathan Brandis, Don Franklin, Ted Raimi

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The Jeff Foxworthy Show is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Jeff Foxworthy Show Jeff Foxworthy, Haley Joel Osment, Ann Cusack

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In the House is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
In the House LL Cool J^! Maia Campbell^! Alfonso Ribeiro

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+ - 10 23
The John Larroquette Show is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The John Larroquette Show John Larroquette, Liz Torres, Daryl Mitchell

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Earth 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Earth 2 Debrah Farentino, Clancy Brown, Sullivan Walker

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Boston Common is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Boston Common Anthony Clark, Hedy Burress, Traylor Howard

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Profiler is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Profiler Ally Walker, Julian McMahon, A Martinez

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Ferris Bueller is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Ferris Bueller Jennifer Aniston, Carla Gugino, Richard Riehle

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California Dreams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
California Dreams Kelly Packard, Michael Cade, Jay Anthony Franke

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Sisters is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Sisters Swoosie Kurtz, Patricia Kalember, Sela Ward

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Men Behaving Badly is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Men Behaving Badly Rob Schneider, Dina Spybey-Waters, Ron Eldard

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I'll Fly Away is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
I'll Fly Away Sam Waterston, Regina Taylor, Jeremy London

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The Single Guy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Single Guy Ming-Na Wen, Ernest Borgnine, Olivia d'Abo

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Caroline in the City is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Caroline in the City Lea Thompson, Malcolm Gets, Amy Pietz

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Suddenly Susan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Suddenly Susan Joan Rivers, Brooke Shields, Ali Larter

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The Naked Truth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Naked Truth Sarah Silverman, Tim Curry, Mary Tyler Moore

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American Dreamer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
American Dreamer Johnny Galecki, Carol Kane, Jeffrey Tambor

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Dark Skies is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Dark Skies Jeri Ryan, J. T. Walsh, Eric Close

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The Mommies is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Mommies Julia Duffy, Courtney Peldon, Peter Scolari

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City Guys is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
City Guys Dion Basco, Wesley Jonathan, Marcella Lowery

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Veronica's Closet is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
Veronica's Closet Kirstie Alley, Kathy Najimy, Dan Cortese

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The Cosby Mysteries is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best 1990s NBC Shows
The Cosby Mysteries Bill Cosby, Mos Def, Rita Moreno