70s The Best 1970s Animated Series  

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These are the very best 1970s animated series, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The animated series of the 1970s are largely remembered for their family entertainment value. Not as much adult content as later generations of cartoons, but these shows still packed in plenty of humor. The top 70s animated series aren't just revered for their comedy however, these good 70s cartoons are forever a part of the cultural zeitgeist because of their wild imaginations. So, check out this list of great 1970s animated series.

Which great cartoons will you find on this top 1970s animated series list? The Scooby-Doo Show is one of the best animated shows of the 70s and beyond. In 2002, this good cartoon came to life in the live action film Scooby-Doo starring Sarah Michelle Gellar. Josie and the Pussycats is another classic 1970s animated series.

For viewers who wanted to get educated while being entertained, Schoolhouse Rock provided the best of both worlds. Other great shows that appear on this good 70s animated series list include Hong Kong Phooey, Jabberjaw and Deputy Dawg.

What 1970s animated show do you like best? Vote for your favorites right away!
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Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Tom and Jerry Tom Kenny, Rick Zieff, Gary Cole

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24 4
The Scooby-Doo Show is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Scooby-Doo Show Casey Kasem, Frank Welker, Don Messick

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25 5
The Road Runner Show is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Road Runner Show Mel Blanc, June Foray, Bea Benaderet

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28 10
The Bugs Bunny Show is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Bugs Bunny Show Mel Blanc, June Foray, Jim Backus

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28 11
The Pink Panther Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Pink Panther Show Paul Frees, Rich Little, Dave Barry - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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22 7
Super Friends is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Super Friends Sherry Alberoni, Norman Alden, Danny Dark

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25 10
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids Bill Cosby, Gerald Edwards, Erika Scheimer - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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18 7
Schoolhouse Rock is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Schoolhouse Rock Blossom Dearie, Jack Sheldon, Grady Tate

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22 11
Josie and the Pussycats is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Josie and the Pussycats Janet Waldo, Jackie Joseph, Barbara Pariot

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19 11
Hong Kong Phooey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Hong Kong Phooey Scatman Crothers, Joe E. Ross, Don Messick

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12 6
Jabberjaw is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Jabberjaw Tommy Cook, Barry Gordon, Julie McWhirter

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12 6
Harlem Globetrotters is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Harlem Globetrotters Scatman Crothers, Eddie Anderson, Robert DoQui

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16 13
Captain Caveman and the Teen A... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels John Astin, Julie Bennett, Ted Cassidy

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14 12
The Woody Woodpecker Show is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Woody Woodpecker Show Grace Stafford, Daws Butler, Johnny Coons

The Best 1980s Animated Series

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8 6
Davey and Goliath is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Davey and Goliath Hal Smith, Dick Beals, Ginny Tyler

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9 8
Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series

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9 8
Deputy Dawg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Deputy Dawg Dayton Allen, Lionel G. Wilson

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8 7
The Adventures of Batman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Adventures of Batman Casey Kasem, Ted Knight, Olan Soule

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7 9
The Jackson 5ive is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Jackson 5ive Diana Ross, Paul Frees, Donald Fullilove

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8 12
Sealab 2020 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Sealab 2020 Ross Martin, Josh Albee, Pamelyn Ferdin

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5 9
Mobile Suit Gundam is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
jonathan-guerra added Mobile Suit Gundam Tôru Furuya, Eric Schneider, Shûichi Ikeda

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5 10
Goober and the Ghost Chasers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Goober and the Ghost Chasers Danny Bonaduce, Susan Dey, Paul Winchell

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2 8
Galaxy Goof-Ups is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
Galaxy Goof-Ups Mel Blanc, John Stephenson, Daws Butler

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2 11
The Houndcats is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
The Houndcats Arte Johnson, Michael Bell, Daws Butler

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1 9
Captain Future is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 1970s Animated Series
jonathan-guerra added Captain Future Taichirô Hirokawa, Eiko Masuyama, Kei'ichi Noda