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List Rules Comedy shows that aired on television between 1960 and 1969

When you’re in the mood for a good laugh, there’s no better medium than the televised situational comedy. Sitcoms are designed to make the viewer laugh and forget about any and all problems for at least a half hour. Some of television history’s best, most classic, sitcoms aired in the 60s, as television was finally finding its groove. Whether you wanted to watch the top comedians of the day perform, or enjoy fantastical and hilarious situations, the best 60s sitcoms offered entertainment for every type of audience.

The 1960s was a decade filled with some of the best sitcoms ever written. Shows like "The Andy Griffith Show," "Leave it to Beaver," and "The Dick Van Dyke Show" still air on various television stations to be enjoyed by new and old audiences alike. Many 60s sitcoms were eventually turned into movies, such as "Bewtiched" and "Get Smart," partially due to the timeless nature of their stories.

What are the best sitcoms from the 1960s? This list of the best comedy TV shows that aired during 1960-1969, has been voted on and ranked by the community. Did the sitcom of the 60s you think is the best make this list? Cast your votes below and see where the 60s sitcoms you love to watch rank.

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242 79
The Andy Griffith Show is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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2
233 76
I Dream of Jeannie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

3
230 78
Bewitched is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Bewitched 1964

4
184 69
Get Smart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Get Smart 1965

5
197 80
The Munsters is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

6
210 77
The Beverly Hillbillies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

7
206 61
Gilligan's Island is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

8
218 63
The Dick Van Dyke Show is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

9
182 65
The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

10
171 85
Green Acres is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

11
161 71
Hogan's Heroes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

12
103 27
Batman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Batman 1966

13
144 74
Leave It to Beaver is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

14
120 64
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

15
138 81
The Brady Bunch is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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124 60
Mister Ed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Mister Ed 1961

17
112 75
F Troop is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
F Troop 1965

18
116 69
The Monkees is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

19
111 64
The Lucy Show is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

20
115 66
My Three Sons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

21
77 27
Star Trek: The Original Series is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Star Trek: The Original Series 1966

22
66 23
The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Twilight Zone 1959

23
93 69
Petticoat Junction is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

24
79 48
My Favorite Martian is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
theuniverse added My Favorite Martian 1963 - 1963

25
56 33
McHale's Navy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added McHale's Navy 1962

26
92 76
That Girl is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
That Girl 1966

27
63 40
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In 1968

28
91 68
Father Knows Best is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

29
49 27
Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Lost in Space 1965

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41 20
Laugh-In is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Laugh-In

31
71 67
Family Affair is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

32
93 72
Dennis the Menace is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

33
40 22
The Fugitive is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Fugitive 1963

34
40 22
Monty Python's Flying Circus is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Monty Python's Flying Circus 1969

35
42 33
The Jack Benny Program is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added The Jack Benny Program 1950

36
42 38
Car 54, Where Are You? is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Car 54, Where Are You? 1961

37
47 35
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

38
53 27
Here's Lucy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Brian Shivak added Here's Lucy 1968

39
30 20
The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Avengers 1961

40
58 61
The Real McCoys is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

41
40 35
The Danny Thomas Show is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

42
64 60
Gidget is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Gidget 1965

43
59 62
The Flying Nun is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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31 24
Night Gallery is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Night Gallery 1970

45
56 62
The Donna Reed Show is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

46
39 36
The Patty Duke Show is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

47
35 32
Lassie is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Lassie 1954

48
64 68
Hazel is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Hazel 1961

49
26 26
Room 222 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Room 222 1969

50
22 26
The Mod Squad is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Mod Squad 1968