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List Rules Upvote your favorite ABC TV Series that aired on TV in the '70s

This list of 1970s ABC shows might surprise you with how many of your favorite shows of the '70s were on just one network. The best 1970s ABC shows include some of the top sitcoms and dramas of all time. You'll even find a game show that's still running on this '70s ABC shows list. Among all these different 1970s ABC TV shows, there's a notable trend towards family-friendly fare. Many of the most popular '70s ABC series were shows the whole family could enjoy watching together.

What are some of the best shows ABC aired in the 1970s? Your votes will decide, but based on popularity, The Brady Bunch is a contender. This '70s ABC sitcom ran from 1969 to 1974, but it has remained a part of the popular culture ever since. Other great ABC comedy series from the 1970s include Three's Company, The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Taxi, and Barney Miller.

ABC also developed several top dramas in the 1970s. Mixing drama and adventure proved successful for shows like Wonder Woman and Kung Fu, as well as Starsky & Hutch and Charlie's Angels, all of which appear on this 1970s ABC shows list.

Which 1970s ABC show is your favorite? Vote up the ABC shows you remember with fondness and downvote the shows you'd never rewatch again. If there's a '70s ABC show we missed, add it, and if you're a real TV buff, rerank the list!
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1
55 9
Three's Company John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Suzanne Somers

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2
51 9
Happy Days Ron Howard, Henry Winkler, Marion Ross

3
33 14
Mork & Mindy Robin Williams, Pam Dawber, Ralph James

4
35 16
Laverne & Shirley Penny Marshall, Cindy Williams, David L. Lander

5
30 12
Welcome Back, Kotter Gabe Kaplan, Ron Palillo, John Travolta

6
33 16
Family Feud Al Roker, Richard Dawson, Louie Anderson

7
34 19
The Brady Bunch Robert Reed, Florence Henderson, Ann B. Davis

8
25 12
Todd Bean added M*A*S*H Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, Loretta Swi

9
32 21
Taxi Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito

10
30 21
The Odd Couple Jack Klugman, Tony Randall, Penny Marshall

11
28 20
Charlie's Angels Kate Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith

12
25 17
The Love Boat Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Ted Lange

13
24 17
Barney Miller Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Steve Landesberg

14
24 19
The Six Million Dollar Man Lee Majors, Richard Anderson, Martin E. Brooks

15
14 9
Todd Bean added Soap Rod Roddy, Katherine Helmond, Richard Mulligan

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21 17
Starsky and Hutch David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser, Antonio Fargas

17
20 18
What's Happening!! Fred Berry, Danielle Spencer, Shirley Hemphill

18
18 18
Wonder Woman Lynda Carter, Lyle Waggoner, Tom Kratochvil

19
17 17

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18 19
American Bandstand Dick Clark

21
18 19
The Partridge Family Shirley Jones, David Cassidy, Susan Dey

22
16 18
The Bionic Woman Lindsay Wagner, Richard Anderson, Christopher Stone

23
16 18
Eight Is Enough Dick Van Patten, Lani O'Grady, Connie Needham

24
15 17
Let's Make a Deal Wayne Brady, Jonathan Mangum, Rob Marrocco Jr.

25
15 18
Love, American Style Jo Anne Worley, Phyllis Davis, Carol Wayne

26
14 18
Room 222 Lloyd Haynes, Denise Nicholas, Michael Constantine

27
14 18
The Mod Squad Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III, Peggy Lipton

28
11 16
Password Betty White, Allen Ludden, Gene Wood

29
12 18
Battlestar Galactica Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber

30
11 19
The Streets of San Francisco Karl Malden, Michael Douglas, Reuben Collins

31
9 18
Donny & Marie Marie Osmond, Donny Osmond, Jimmy Osmond

32
9 18
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries Shaun Cassidy, Parker Stevenson, Pamela Sue Martin

33
8 20
Kung Fu David Carradine, Keye Luke, Radames Pera

34
8 23
Baretta Robert Blake, Tom Ewell, Michael D. Roberts

35
7 22
The Dick Cavett Show Leigh French