TV Character Occupations Quiz

The characters we watched on TV in the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s were a varied bunch when it came to occupations. There were blue collar workers and office workers, homemakers and professionals, crime fighters and super-secret agents, and practically everything in between. Test your knowledge of the occupations of these TV characters from the prime TV watching years of the Boomer Generation by selecting the job description that fits the character (13 questions):

TV Character Occupations Quiz


1. Ginger Grant (Tina Louise) on "Gilligan's Island" (1964-67)

2. Mike Brady (Robert Reed) on "The Brady Bunch" (1969-74)

3. Fred Flintstone (Alan Reed) on "The Flintstones" (1960-66)

4. Mary Richards (Mary Tyler Moore) on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" (1970-77)

5. Ben Casey (Vince Edwards) on "Ben Casey" (1961-66)

6. Emma Peel (Diana Rigg) on "The Avengers" (1965-68)

7. Ed Norton (Art Carney) on "The Honeymooners" (1955-56)

8. Hazel (Shirley Booth) on "Hazel" (1961-66)

9. Gerald "Kookie" Kookson (Edd Byrnes) on "77 Sunset Strip" (1952-66)

10. Harry Dickens (John Astin) on "I'm Dickens, He's Fenster" (1962-63)

11. Steven Douglas (Fred MacMurray) on My "Three Sons" (1960-72)

12. Darrin Stephens (Dick York and Dick Sergent) on "Bewitched" (1969-72)

13. Oscar Madison (Jack Klugman) on "The Odd Couple" (1970-75)

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