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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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271 94
The Andy Griffith Show is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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2
270 86
Bewitched is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Bewitched 1964

3
272 87
I Dream of Jeannie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

4
207 82
Get Smart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Get Smart 1965

5
227 85
The Munsters is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

6
233 86
The Beverly Hillbillies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

7
236 73
Gilligan's Island is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

8
245 75
The Dick Van Dyke Show is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

9
211 69
The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

10
199 94
Green Acres is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

11
172 86
Hogan's Heroes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

12
118 40
Batman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Batman 1966

13
158 88
The Brady Bunch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

14
163 79
Leave It to Beaver is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

15
134 73
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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16
144 69
Mister Ed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Mister Ed 1961

17
123 86
F Troop is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
F Troop 1965

18
133 79
The Monkees is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

19
128 73
The Lucy Show is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

20
129 73
My Three Sons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

21
88 33
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
82 30
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
106 80
Petticoat Junction is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

24
106 85
That Girl is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
That Girl 1966

25
88 56
My Favorite Martian is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
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26
75 47
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
103 75
Father Knows Best is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

28
66 42
McHale's Navy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added McHale's Navy 1962

29
80 74
Family Affair is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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30
108 79
Dennis the Menace is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

31
49 47
Car 54, Where Are You? is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
RobLein added Car 54, Where Are You? 1961

32
52 27
Laugh-In is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Laugh-In

33
56 44
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

34
57 35
Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Lost in Space 1965

35
47 28
The Fugitive is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Fugitive 1963

36
47 40
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
47 32
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
47 38
Lassie is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Lassie 1954

39
63 70
The Donna Reed Show is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

40
75 73
Hazel is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Hazel 1961

41
73 70
Gidget is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Gidget 1965

42
62 72
The Real McCoys is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

43
66 74
The Flying Nun is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

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44
61 37
Here's Lucy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Brian Shivak added Here's Lucy 1968

45
47 46
The Patty Duke Show is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

46
43 44
The Danny Thomas Show is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s

47
36 32
Night Gallery is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Night Gallery 1970

48
34 31
The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Avengers 1961

49
30 32
Room 222 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added Room 222 1969

50
27 34
The Mod Squad is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Sitcoms from the 1960s
Vamp Doll added The Mod Squad 1968