How Many Of These 1970s Title Characters Do You Know?

Do you remember these epic title characters from the greatest TV series from the 1970s? It's time to put your 1970s TV trivia knowledge to the test!
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Which show featured the character Hays Stowe?
The Bold Ones: The Senator
The Bold Ones: The Enforcers
The Bold Ones: The New Doctor
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Which 1979 show featured a title character by the name of Joe Don Baker?
Skag
The Commish
Eischeid
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Judd Hirsh starred as Dominick Delvecchio in the 1976 drama series "Delvecchio". What was Delvecchio's profession?
Doctor
Police Officer
Newspaper editor
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Who job did Alice Hyatt hold on the show "Alice?"
Chef
Waitress
Bartender
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Who starred in the title role of the television show "Arnie?"
Alan Hale Jr.
Don Rickles
Herschel Bernardi
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Hal Linden starred in the hit 1975 police sitcom "Barney Miller". What agency did Captain Miller work for?
LAPD
CPD
NYPD
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Lloyd Bridges starred in the title role of a 1975 police drama series about a veteran police detective. What was the name of the series?
T.J. Hooker
Joe Forrester
NYPD Blue
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Which motion picture veteran starred in the title role of Cade's Country?
Henry Fonda
Glenn Ford
Rock Hudson
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Mitchell Ryan starred in the title role of a 1973 police drama series. What was the name of the series?
Chase
The Blue Knight
Sarge
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Which actress played the title character on the program "Rhoda?"
Nancy Walker
Valerie Harper
Mary Tyler Moore
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Roseanne Barr played the title character on Roseanne. Who played her husband?
John Candy
John Goodman
John Belushi
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On the successful 1974 sitcom "Chico and the Man", comedian Freddie Prinze played the role of "Chico". Who played the role of "The Man?"
Chill Wills
Jack Albertson
Hugh Beaumont
Result
Well, this quiz proved a bit difficult for you. It's not that you don't know your classic TV shows, you're just not keen on TV shows with title characters. Worry not, at least this quiz was an eye opening experience!

C+, Title Character Toss Up

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This quiz made it very clear that you're a big fan of TV shows with title characters! There aren't many classic TV shows that you don't know, but you've definitely got a soft spot for title characters. Well done!

B+, Title Character Terrific

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are truly title character clever! It's obvious that you know your TV title characters the way only a true classic TV can really can. From Rhoda to Maude, these TV shows hold a special place in your heart and your memories.

A+, Title Character Clever

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1
Which show featured the character Hays Stowe?
The Bold Ones: The Senator
The Bold Ones: The Enforcers
The Bold Ones: The New Doctor
2
Which 1979 show featured a title character by the name of Joe Don Baker?
Skag
The Commish
Eischeid
3
Judd Hirsh starred as Dominick Delvecchio in the 1976 drama series "Delvecchio". What was Delvecchio's profession?
Doctor
Police Officer
Newspaper editor
4
Who job did Alice Hyatt hold on the show "Alice?"
Chef
Waitress
Bartender
5
Who starred in the title role of the television show "Arnie?"
Alan Hale Jr.
Don Rickles
Herschel Bernardi
6
Hal Linden starred in the hit 1975 police sitcom "Barney Miller". What agency did Captain Miller work for?
LAPD
CPD
NYPD
7
Lloyd Bridges starred in the title role of a 1975 police drama series about a veteran police detective. What was the name of the series?
T.J. Hooker
Joe Forrester
NYPD Blue
8
Which motion picture veteran starred in the title role of Cade's Country?
Henry Fonda
Glenn Ford
Rock Hudson
9
Mitchell Ryan starred in the title role of a 1973 police drama series. What was the name of the series?
Chase
The Blue Knight
Sarge
10
Which actress played the title character on the program "Rhoda?"
Nancy Walker
Valerie Harper
Mary Tyler Moore
11
Roseanne Barr played the title character on Roseanne. Who played her husband?
John Candy
John Goodman
John Belushi
12
On the successful 1974 sitcom "Chico and the Man", comedian Freddie Prinze played the role of "Chico". Who played the role of "The Man?"
Chill Wills
Jack Albertson
Hugh Beaumont