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Quiz about Vintage TV Trivia 50s and 60s
Quiz about Vintage TV Trivia 50s and 60s

Vintage TV Trivia: 50s and 60s Quiz


A bit of television nostalgia for all you Baby Boomers out there. Hope you enjoy your trip down tv's memory lane!

A multiple-choice quiz by MWG. Estimated time: 4 mins.
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Author
MWG
Time
4 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
34,683
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
15
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
9 / 15
Plays
3685
Last 3 plays: Guest 98 (0/15), Guest 97 (8/15), Guest 216 (2/15).
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Question 1 of 15
1. We'll start out with an easy one. Who played Bret's cousin Beau on the original 'Maverick' series? Hint


Question 2 of 15
2. Steve McQueen had an early television success in which western series? Hint


Question 3 of 15
3. Another successful movie actor, Burt Reynolds, played on which popular TV western series? Hint


Question 4 of 15
4. Here's an oldie and a toughie. Who starred in the 1952 adventure series 'China Smith'? Hint


Question 5 of 15
5. 'Wire Paladin, San Francisco' was the message on this troubleshooter's business card along with the image of a chess knight. What is the name of this Richard Boone series from 1957? Hint


Question 6 of 15
6. Another real oldie! Do you remember the family series 'Bachelor Father'? It predated 'Family Affair' by a decade. Who played the bachelor playboy Bentley Gregg raising his niece Kelly (Noreen Corcoran)? Hint


Question 7 of 15
7. A British import from the sixties, 'The Saint' starred a British actor who later did his stint as James Bond. Which actor was this? Hint


Question 8 of 15
8. Robert Cummings was a popular actor in 1950s television. His successful comedy 'Love That Bob' ran from 1955-59. Rosemary DeCamp played his sister. Which actor played his nephew Chuck? Hint


Question 9 of 15
9. 'Love That Bob' wasn't Cummings' first television series. In 1952 he starred in a short-lived show with Julie Bishop. What was the name of that show? Hint


Question 10 of 15
10. Everyone remembers Patrick McGoohan as Number 6 in 'The Prisoner' series (1967). However, three years prior he starred in another British spy series known in the U.S. as 'Secret Agent'. What was the original British title of this series? Hint


Question 11 of 15
11. Who played the role of Susie McNamara in the comedy 'Private Secretary' (aka 'Susie') that aired from 1953 to 1957? Hint


Question 12 of 15
12. The 1957 television version of the popular movie 'How to Marry a Millionaire' co-starred Merry Anders and a soon-to-be television superstar. What was the name of this actress? Hint


Question 13 of 15
13. Who was the handsome actor who played the wealthy and dapper chief of detectives, Amos Burke, on 'Burke's Law'? Hint


Question 14 of 15
14. Which of the following starred Henry Fonda as Simon Fry? Hint


Question 15 of 15
15. A pre-"Mannix" Mike Connors starred as the unnamed undercover agent in this series from 1959 to 1960. What was the name of the show? Hint



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