10 Classic TV Trivia Questions & Answers With a 2021 Catch

Questions updated Sept. 28, 2021.

Quiz-round idea: Ten excellent Classic TV quiz questions (and answers), with fun 70s-80s-90s television shows trivia facts and up-to-date 2021 TV news facts on these nostalgic shows. Take the quiz just for fun or host the perfect Classic TV Shows quiz round. It’s time to invite your friends and family or Zoom them in. Let the classic TV trivia questions game begin!

Quiz Category: Classic TV Trivia

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In which classic TV series was Omar Little a recurring character?

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Who is the most honored male performer in the history of the Primetime Emmy Awards?

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Which American cable news network was first to air a permanent 24-hour news ticker?

Screenshot: Fox News
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Which TV channel launched in 1981 with NASA footage of the historic Apollo 11 landing?

Photo: Neil A. Armstrong, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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Who were the titular characters of ABC’s 1968-1973 hit series “The Mod Squad”?

Photo: ABC Television, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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Who hosted CBS’s The Late Show before Stephen Colbert?

Screenshot: The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on YouTube.
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In How I Met Your Mother, who voiced the narrator?

Image: How I Met Your Mother DVD
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How long did Tom Brokaw work for NBC News?

Photo: David Shankbone, Attribution, via Wikimedia Commons
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What was the title of Larry King’s trademark show on CNN for 25 years?

Photo: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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Where was comedian Norm MacDonald born?

Screenshot: Norm MacDonald's Moth Joke via Team Coco on YouTube.
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