TV Shows - 1960s

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Ann Sothern Show, The

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 2 (USA) Ann Sothern, an important film actress in the 1930s and 1940s, was one of the first...

Another World

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 9 9 (USA) One of several daytime serial dramas created by Irna Phillips for American television, Another World was the first...

Aquaman

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 6 8 (USA) A children's animated fantasy series from CBS and Filmation. After being born to a woman from...

Aquanauts, The/Malibu Run

1 9 6 0 - 1 9 6 1 (USA) 32 x 60 minute episodes This 60 minute black and white action adventure series from CBS featured...

Arabian Knights, The

1 9 6 8 (USA) A regular cartoon segment of The Banana Splits Adventure Hour. Led by Prince Turhan and Princess Nida, this odd group of heroes did...

Archie Show, The

1 9 6 8 - 1 9 6 9 (USA) Adapted from the comic book creation of cartoonist Bob Montana and John Goldwater, Archie and the...

Armchair Theatre/Armchair Cinema

1 9 5 6 - 1 9 7 3(UK) 1 9 7 4 - 1 9 7 5 (UK) 457 x 60 minute plays Armchair Theatre was a...

Armstrong Circle Theatre

1 9 5 0 - 1 9 6 3 (USA) Narrated by a succession of hosts (most famously Douglas Edwards), this CBS show specialised in dramas...

Army Game, The

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 1 (UK) 157 x 30 minute episodes Debuting on ITV in 1957, The Army Game was British comedy at its best,...

Arrest & Trial

1 9 6 3 - 1 9 6 4 (USA) 30 x 90 minute episodes A crime drama show in two parts that, in the first 45-minute...

Arthur and the Square Knights of the Round Table

1 9 6 6 (Australia) 39 x 25 minute episodes   The first Australian animation series to be successfully syndicated and sold overseas, Arthur had a distinctly British look and...

Arthur Haynes Show, The

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 6 (UK) 158 x 35 minute episodes After years in show business, Arthur Haynes achieved TV fame in 1956...

Arthur’s Treasured Volumes

1 9 6 0 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes It's title inspired by the initials of the television company that produced the series (ATV), Arthur's Treasured...

As The World Turns

1 9 5 6 - Current (USA) 11,000+ x 30/60 minute episodes Set in the town of Oakdale, As The World Turns is one of the longest running daytime...

Ask The Family

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 8 4 (UK) 20 minute episodes Open to families of four (quite often teachers and their egg-headed offspring), Ask The Family was...

Astro Boy

1 9 6 3 - 1 9 6 6 (Japan) 51 x 30 minute episodes When his son is killed in a car crash in the year...

At Last the 1948 Show

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 6 8 (UK) 13 x 30 minute episodes This non-stop comedy sketch series from Rediffusion had David Frost as Executive...

Atom Ant

1 9 6 5 - 1 9 6 7 (USA) 26 x episodes Atom Ant was originally aired as part of The Atom Ant/Secret Squirrel Show series on NBC, which...

Avengers, The

1 9 6 1 - 1 9 6 9 (UK) 161 x 50 minute episodes When The Avengers began in March 1961 it bore little resemblance to the flippant...

Bachelor Father

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 2 (USA) 157 x 25 minute episodes Smooth John Forsythe starred as Bentley Gregg - a successful Hollywood lawyer...

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‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...

12 O’clock High

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 6 7 (USA) 78 x 60 minute episodes 12 O'clock High chronicled the adventures of the men of the...

13 Queens Boulevard

1 9 7 9 (USA) 9 x 30 minute episodes Originally to have been titled Five Women, this short-lived comedy series starring Eileen Brennan was originally meant to...