ABC (American Broadcasting Company; see also TGIF, One Saturday Morning, and TGIT)
(launched as a radio network in 1943, and as a TV network in 1948)
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I didn't have access to ABC when I was a kid. Not until I went to college in 1995. But before then, I did see some ABC shows on either my local CBS station (which was, secondarily, affiliated with both ABC and NBC), or on Canadian station CTV (which didn't come in well) or another Canadian station that would eventually become a CBC affiliate. And of course, some shows I may have later seen in reruns on cable, or syndication, or whatever. But one thing that seems really weird to me is learning that some shows switched networks at some point, and since I never had ABC, and often not whatever other network they were on, it's hard to be sure whether or not I might have seen episodes that came before or after the switch. Anyway... I also want to mention that on this page, I mostly try to list things chronologically... so if two or more shows began in the same year, I'll check the dates to make sure I list whichever started earlier in the year first. But sometimes I get lazy and don't bother. As long as they're basically listed by the year they started, I let details slide.


1950s-60s
Disneyland (1954-58; "Walt Disney Presents", 1958-61)
The Flintstones (1960-66)
The Bugs Bunny Show (1960-67, 73-75, 85-2000; also aired on CBS)
The Jetsons (1962-63)
The Addams Family (1964-66)
Bewitched (1964-72)
Batman (1966-68)
Spider-Man (1967-70)
One Life to Live (1968-2012; I just saw a bit of this, probably sometime in the 90s)

1970s
All My Children (1970-2011; I just saw this for a little while, probably sometime in the 90s)
Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town (1970; special)
Happy Days (1974-84)
The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974; special)
Welcome Back, Kotter (1975-79)
Laverne & Shirley (1976-83)
Frosty's Winter Wonderland (1976; special)
Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976; special)
Fantasy Island (1977-84)
Three's Company (1977-84)
Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1977; special)
The Initiation of Sarah (1978; TV movie)
Mork & Mindy (1978-82)
Taxi (1978-82; season 5 aired on NBC)
Benson (1979-86)
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (1979; special)

1980s
Too Close for Comfort (1980-83; seasons 4-6 aired in syndication)
Pinocchio's Christmas (1980; special)
The Greatest American Hero (1981-83)
The Wave (1981; special)
The Leprechaun's Christmas Gold (1981; special)
Police Squad! (1982)
T.J. Hooker (1982-85; season 5 aired on CBS)
Pac-Man (1982-83)
The Day After (1983; TV movie)
Who's the Boss? (1984-92)
Three's a Crowd (1984-85)
Moonlighting (1985-89)
Ewoks (1985-86)
Spenser: For Hire (1985-88)
Growing Pains (1985-92)
Diff'rent Strokes (1985-86; seasons 1-7 aired on NBC)
MacGyver (1985-92; I haven't seen much of this)
The Disney Sunday Movie (1986-88; I watched this on CBC)
Perfect Strangers (1986-93)
Mr. Boogedy (1986; special)
The Real Ghostbusters (1986-91; also aired in syndication)
Head of the Class (1986-91)
Sidekicks (1986-87; also aired on Disney Channel)
Little Spies (1986; TV movie)
Fluppy Dogs (1986; special)
Max Headroom (1987-88)
Bride of Boogedy (1987; TV movie)
Not Quite Human (1987; TV movie)
Full House (1987-95)
A Muppet Family Christmas (1987; special)
Earth Star Voyager (1988; miniseries)
The Wonder Years (1988-93)
China Beach (1988-91)
Roseanne (1988-97, 2018)
Beetlejuice (1989-91; season 4 aired on Fox)
Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989-93)
Coach (1989-97)
Family Matters (1989-97; season 9 aired on CBS)

1990s
It (1990; miniseries)
Davis Rules (1991; season 2 aired on CBS, which is the only season I saw)
Darkwing Duck (1991-92; also aired in syndication)
Step by Step (1991-97; season 7 aired on CBS)
Homefront (1991-93)
Dinosaurs (1991-94)
Home Improvement (1991-99)
Matlock (1992-95; seasons 1-6 aired on NBC)
Cro (1993-94)
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993-97)
Grace Under Fire (1993-98)
Boy Meets World (1993-2000)
The Critic (1994; second season aired on Fox)
The Byrds of Paradise (1994)
ReBoot (1994-95)
All-American Girl (1994-95)
My So-Called Life (1994-95)
Ellen (1994-98)
The Drew Carey Show (1995-2004)
The Naked Truth (1995-96; seasons 2-3 aired on NBC. I didn't see much of this.)
Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995; TV movie)
The Canterville Ghost (1996; TV movie)
Aliens in the Family (1996)
Muppets Tonight (1996; season 2 aired on Disney Channel)
Clueless (1996-97; seasons 2-3 aired on UPN)
Relativity (1996-97)
Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996-2000; seasons 5-7 aired on The WB)
Spin City (1996-2002)
Politically Incorrect (1997-2002; aired on Comedy Central, 1993-97; I hardly saw any of this)
Spy Game (1997)
Recess (1997-2001; also aired on UPN)
Science Court (1997-2000)
Teen Angel (1997-98)
Dharma & Greg (1997-2002)
The Practice (1997-2004)
The Wonderful World of Disney (1997-present, sporadically)
Tower of Terror (1997; TV movie)
Prey (1998)
Something So Right (1998; season 1 aired on NBC. I don't recall how much of this I saw.)
My Date with the President's Daughter (1998; TV movie)
Maximum Bob (1998)
Hercules (1998-99)
Cupid (1998-99)
Sports Night (1998-2000)
It's Like, You Know... (1999-2000)
Sabrina: The Animated Series (1999-2000; also aired on UPN)

2000s
The Weekenders (2000-02; also aired on UPN; season 4 aired on Toon Disney)
Clerks (2000; more episodes later aired on Comedy Central)
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (2000-01; also aired on UPN)
My Wife and Kids (2001-05)
A Charlie Brown Valentine (2002; special)
Dinotopia (2002; miniseries)
The Legend of Tarzan (2002; also aired on UPN)
Fillmore! (2002-04)
Life with Bonnie (2002-04)
That Was Then (2002)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003-present; I've seen very little of this)
Miracles (2003)
Veritas: The Quest (2003)
Karen Sisco (2003)
I'm With Her (2003-04)
The D.A. (2004)
A Wrinkle in Time (2004; TV movie)
Lost (2004-10)
Boston Legal (2004-08)
Desperate Housewives (2004-12)
Eyes (2005)
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005; TV movie)
Invasion (2005-06)
Commander in Chief (2005-06)
Crumbs (2006; I'm not sure how much I saw of this)
Sons & Daughters (2006)
He's a Bully, Charlie Brown (2006; special)
Pushing Daisies (2007-09)
Shrek the Halls (2007; special)
Miss Guided (2008)
Castle (2009-16)
Better Off Ted (2009-10)
Cupid (2009)
The Unusuals (2009)
Eastwick (2009)
Modern Family (2009-present)
FlashForward (2009-10)
V (2009-11)
The Middle (2009-18; I didn't watch much of this)
Prep & Landing (2009; special)

2010s
No Ordinary Family (2010-11)
Mr. Sunshine (2011)
Suburgatory (2011-14)
Once Upon a Time (2011-18)
Revenge (2011-15; I watched half of season 1)
Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice (2011; special)
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012-13)
Last Resort (2012-13)
The Neighbors (2012-14)
Nashville (2012-16; I saw season 1 and part of s2. Moved to CMT, 2016-18)
Zero Hour (2013; I'm not sure how much of this I watched)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013-present)
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013-14)
Toy Story of Terror! (2013; special)
Black Box (2014; I'm not sure how much of this I watched)
Black-ish (2014-present)
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014; special)
Galavant (2015-16)
The Whispers (2015)
Agent Carter (2015-16)
Fresh off the Boat (2015-present)
The Muppets (2015-16)
It's Your 50th Christmas, Charlie Brown (2015; special)
Disneyland 60 (2016; special)
The Real O'Neals (2016-17)
Speechless (2016-present)
American Housewife (2016-present)
When We Rise (2017; miniseries)
Time After Time (2017)
Imaginary Mary (2017)
Downward Dog (2017)
Dirty Dancing (2017; TV movie)
Still Star-Crossed (2017)
Somewhere Between (2017)
The Mayor (2017)
Inhumans (2017)
Olaf's Frozen Adventure (2017; special)
For the People (2018-present)
Alex, Inc. (2018)
Take Two (2018)
Single Parents (2018-present)


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