Did these TV characters actually exist in 1969?

Test your memory of TV shows turning 50!

Every year around this time, MeTV likes to take a moment to remember all the big anniversaries coming up in the year to come. 

Next year, there are so many classic TV shows turning 50, but how many can you recall off the top of your head?

That's the game we're playing today. Below, answer yes or no to 10 TV characters who we either met in 1969 or sooner, or were introduced to us much later. 

Only fans who truly remember the final TV flicker from the 1960s will score 8/10. Good luck!
  1. Did the TV character SCOOBY-DOO exist in 1969?
  2. Did the TV character CINDY BRADY exist in 1969?
  3. Did the TV character ARTHUR FONZARELLI exist in 1969?
  4. Did the TV character PINK PANTHER exist in 1969?
  5. Did the TV character INSPECTOR GADGET exist in 1969?
  6. Did the TV character BIG BIRD exist in 1969?
  7. Did the TV character H.R. PUFNSTUF exist in 1969?
  8. Did the TV character BARNABY JONES exist in 1969?
  9. Did the TV character MARCUS WELBY exist in 1969?
  10. Did the TV character LOU GRANT exist in 1969?
Did these TV characters actually exist in 1969?

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Geronimo 14 days ago
I was born to beat this quiz........................10/10
NoahBody 18 days ago
8/10 Not bad i guess.....i missed the Pink Panther and H.R. Pufnstuf
Geronimo NoahBody 14 days ago
You got to be kidding me!
Tresix 18 days ago
8/10. I wasn't too sure about Pufnstuf, but I could have sworn that Pink Panther didn't debut until 1970.
Geronimo Tresix 14 days ago
Actually, HR Puffnstuff first appeared in 1970
scp 19 days ago
8 out of 10; messed up H.R. Pufnstuf and Marcus Welby
anthony 19 days ago
10/10.πŸ’ƒπŸ’ƒπŸ’ƒπŸ’ƒ
JeffTanner 20 days ago
You got out of 10----------Nice job! It looks like you were born to beat this quiz!
UnicornPrincess 20 days ago
9/10. Missed H.R. Pufnstuf.
9/10. I missed that one too.
gracie200 20 days ago
got 10/10 but I swear I thought that Inspector Gadget was from the 70s. just like they say - when you get old the memory is the first to go. lol
teire 21 days ago
6/10. These are always close calls, missed a few I should have known (Cindy Brady for Pete’s sake).
NoahBody teire 18 days ago
You forgot Greg, Bobby, Cindy, Jan, and Marcia's sake !!!!
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