1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 Black Sitcoms on Network TV: 1968-present Note: This timeline tracks shows that ran on the big networks: ABC, CBS,NBC, FOX, The CW, and the now-defunct UPN and WB.Sources: Huffington Post analysis of Wikipedia, IMDB.com, FamousFix.com Scroll right to explore each show. Hover over each line to see details.