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1950s TV Shows

1950s TV Shows

Popular TV Shows in the 1950s

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I Love Lucy

I Love Lucy

8/10
October 15, 1951 on CBS
I Love Lucy is an American television sitcom starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley. The black-and-white series originally ran from October 15, 1951, to May 6, 1957, on the Columbia Broadcasting System. After the series ended
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    GenresComedy
    Number Of Seasons6
    Created ByMadelyn Pugh
    NetworksCBS
    First Air DateOctober 15, 1951
    Last Air DateMay 6, 1957
    StatusEnded
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    77 Sunset Strip

    77 Sunset Strip

    7.8/10
    October 10, 1958 on ABC
    77 Sunset Strip is an hour-length American television private detective series created by Roy Huggins and starring Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Roger Smith, and Edd Byrnes. The show was the subject of an ownership battle between Roy Huggins and Warner Brothers,
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      GenresDrama, Crime
      Number Of Seasons6
      Created ByRoy Huggins
      NetworksABC
      First Air DateOctober 10, 1958
      Last Air DateFebruary 7, 1964
      StatusEnded
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      The Honeymooners

      The Honeymooners

      7.8/10
      October 1, 1955 on CBS
      A bus driver and his sewer worker friend struggle to strike it rich while their wives look on with weary patience. One of the most influential situation comedy television series in American history.
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        GenresComedy
        Number Of Seasons11
        Created ByJackie Gleason
        NetworksCBS
        First Air DateOctober 1, 1955
        Last Air DateOctober 16, 2004
        StatusEnded
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        Gunsmoke

        Gunsmoke

        6.5/10
        September 10, 1955 on CBS
        Gunsmoke is an American radio and television Western drama series created by director Norman MacDonnell and writer John Meston. The stories take place in and around Dodge City, Kansas, during the settlement of the American West. The central character is l
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          GenresWestern, Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
          Number Of Seasons20
          Created ByJohn Meston
          NetworksCBS
          First Air DateSeptember 10, 1955
          Last Air DateMarch 31, 1975
          StatusEnded
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          About the author

          This page was created by our editorial team. Each page is manually curated, researched, collected, and issued by our staff writers. Quotes contained on this page have been double checked for their citations, their accuracy and the impact it will have on our readers.

          Kelly Peacock is an accomplished poet and social media expert based in Brooklyn, New York. Kelly has a Bachelor's degree in creative writing from Farieligh Dickinson University and has contributed to many literary and cultural publications. Kelly assists on a wide variety of quote inputting and social media functions for Quote Catalog. Visit her personal website here.

          Kendra Syrdal is a writer, editor, partner, and senior publisher for The Thought & Expression Company. Over the last few years she has been personally responsible for writing, editing, and producing over 30+ million pageviews on Thought Catalog.