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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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256 92
The Andy Griffith Show is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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2
256 83
Bewitched is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Bewitched 1964

3
259 82
I Dream of Jeannie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

4
195 78
Get Smart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Get Smart 1965

5
216 83
The Munsters is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

6
220 84
The Beverly Hillbillies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

7
221 69
Gilligan's Island is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

8
232 71
The Dick Van Dyke Show is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

9
201 68
The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

10
185 91
Green Acres is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

11
113 36
Batman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Batman 1966

12
164 84
Hogan's Heroes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

13
152 84
The Brady Bunch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

14
152 78
Leave It to Beaver is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

15
136 65
Mister Ed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Mister Ed 1961

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16
127 71
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

17
114 83
F Troop is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
F Troop 1965

18
125 76
The Monkees is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

19
122 69
The Lucy Show is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

20
122 71
My Three Sons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

21
77 27
The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Twilight Zone 1959

22
82 32
Star Trek: The Original Series is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Star Trek: The Original Series 1966

23
98 77
Petticoat Junction is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

24
83 54
My Favorite Martian is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
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25
98 82
That Girl is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
That Girl 1966

26
71 45
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In 1968

27
61 40
McHale's Navy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added McHale's Navy 1962

28
96 73
Father Knows Best is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

29
103 77
Dennis the Menace is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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30
76 72
Family Affair is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

31
54 33
Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Lost in Space 1965

32
47 25
Laugh-In is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Laugh-In

33
44 44
Car 54, Where Are You? is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Car 54, Where Are You? 1961

34
50 42
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

35
45 27
The Fugitive is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Fugitive 1963

36
45 38
The Jack Benny Program is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added The Jack Benny Program 1950

37
44 29
Monty Python's Flying Circus is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Monty Python's Flying Circus 1969

38
44 35
Lassie is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Lassie 1954

39
61 67
The Donna Reed Show is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

40
59 67
The Real McCoys is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

41
57 33
Here's Lucy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Brian Shivak added Here's Lucy 1968

42
69 67
Gidget is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Gidget 1965

43
33 26
The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Avengers 1961

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44
70 71
Hazel is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Hazel 1961

45
62 70
The Flying Nun is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

46
35 29
Night Gallery is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Night Gallery 1970

47
44 42
The Patty Duke Show is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

48
41 41
The Danny Thomas Show is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

49
28 30
Room 222 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Room 222 1969

50
25 32
The Mod Squad is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Mod Squad 1968