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Take a stroll down memory lane with the best 1980s ABC comedy shows, ranked by user votes. The best '80s ABC comedy shows came in many forms, from will-they-or-won't they romantic comedy to sitcoms packed with earnest life lesson. Some of the top 1980s ABC comedies were led by future mega-stars and other '80s ABC comedy series created iconic characters as part of ensembles.

This list of '80s ABC comedy shows includes Growing Pains, a great '80s sitcom that the whole family could enjoy. Fun fact: Leonardo DiCaprio had a role later in this series. Mr. Belvedere and Perfect Strangers are other good ABC comedy series from the 1980s.

Some of the best '80s ABC comedies also incorporated drama. The Wonder Years, Moonlighting, and Roseanne expertly weaved in serious subjects and high emotions between the laughs. This 1980s ABC comedy shows list can answer lots of questions, but one will forever remain a mystery: Who's the Boss?

What 1980s ABC comedy series do you think was the funniest? Make it known by voting up your favorites and downvoting the shows that didn't make you laugh. If you've seen them, then rerank to create your own '80s ABC comedies list!
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The Jetsons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
The Jetsons George O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc

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Happy Days is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Happy Days Ron Howard, Henry Winkler, Marion Ross

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Moonlighting is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Moonlighting Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley

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Full House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Full House Bob Saget, John Stamos, Dave Coulier

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Mr. Belvedere is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Mr. Belvedere Fergie, Kellie Martin, Bob Uecker

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Three's Company is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Three's Company John Ritter, Joyce DeWitt, Suzanne Somers

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The Wonder Years is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
The Wonder Years Fred Savage, Dan Lauria, Daniel Stern

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Diff'rent Strokes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Diff'rent Strokes Gary Coleman, Todd Bridges, Conrad Bain

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Roseanne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Roseanne Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf

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Growing Pains is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows

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The Love Boat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
The Love Boat Gavin MacLeod, Bernie Kopell, Ted Lange

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Mork & Mindy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Mork & Mindy Robin Williams, Pam Dawber, Ralph James

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Bosom Buddies is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Bosom Buddies Tom Hanks, Peter Scolari, Donna Dixon

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Laverne & Shirley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Laverne & Shirley Penny Marshall, Cindy Williams, David L. Lander

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Who's the Boss? is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Who's the Boss? Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano

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Just the Ten of Us is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Just the Ten of Us Bill Kirchenbauer, Deborah Harmon, Heather Langenkamp

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Sledge Hammer! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Sledge Hammer! David Rasche, Anne-Marie Martin, Harrison Page

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Head of the Class is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Head of the Class Leah Remini, Billy Connolly, Robin Givens

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Perfect Strangers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Perfect Strangers Bronson Pinchot, Mark Linn-Baker, Melanie Wilson

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It's a Living is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
It's a Living Michael Richards, Susan Sullivan, Crystal Bernard

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Too Close for Comfort is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Too Close for Comfort Ted Knight, Nancy Dussault, Jim J. Bullock

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Joanie Loves Chachi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 1980s ABC Comedy Shows
Joanie Loves Chachi Scott Baio, Erin Moran, Al Molinaro