Can you recognize Andy Griffith Show actors on Happy Days?

Ron Howard wasn't the only actor to appear on both sitcoms!


Ron Howard is the obvious link between Happy Days and The Andy Griffith Show. The young star became a household name thanks to the two beloved sitcoms.

But he was not the only actor to pop up on both shows. Indeed, there were several mini Mayberry reunions.

We gathered some characters who appeared in '50s/'60s Milwaukee and '60s Mayberry. Let's see if you can properly identify them all!

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  1. Let's start with an easy one. You know and love him as Richie Cunningham, but back in his Mayberry days, he was known as…?
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  2. She turned up in one of the last few Happy Days episodes as Mrs. Broderick. You know her as which Mayberry character?
  3. Hey, it's Clint Howard, Ron's brother! What was the name of his little character in Mayberry?
  4. He guest-starred in "Grandpa's Visit." The Andy Griffith Show pilot actually aired as an episode of his series. Who is he?
  5. Before he was Ralph's dad, he was which Mayberry character?
  6. He drove the governor's car in Mayberry and was a neighbor of the Cunninghams on Happy Days. Who is he?
  7. Hoke Howell played an Army general on Happy Days. Who was he on The Andy Griffith Show?
  8. He was on both The Andy Griffith Show and Happy Days, though you probably know him best from Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
  9. She was the Taylor's first housekeeper in the first episode of The Andy Griffith Show. What was her character's name?
  10. He was ''The Claw'' in ''The Claw Meets the Fonz.'' He was also on Star Trek! But in the Andy episode ''Barney's Bloodhound'' (far left) what kind of character did he play?

Can you recognize Andy Griffith Show actors on Happy Days?

Your Result...

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Moverfan 15 months ago
9/10. I wouldn't say I know Ronnie Schell BEST from Gomer Pyle, but I do know he isn't Larry Hovis, so....
OldShowLover 25 months ago
This must have been an easy quiz, because I got a 10/10. I’m usually not good at these, or second guess myself. 😉
MrChrisM 41 months ago
I thought it was Floyd the barber not Howard
southernbelle 41 months ago
10/10!! Easy. But then I love TAGS!!
Dyhill50 41 months ago
Well that didn’t go very well.
EllisClevenger 44 months ago
You got 10 out of 10
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