1 Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes is an American animated series of comedy short films produced by Warner Bros. from 1930 to 1969 during the golden age of American animation, alongside its sister series Merrie Melodies. V 1 Comment
2 The Simpsons
The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening that originally started on April 19, 1987 as as shorts on The Tracey Ullman Show. It got its own series on December 17, 1989 and is still running as of 2018, making it the longest running animated sitcom. It is about a man named Homer ...read more.
This started in 1989, not a classic yet - PeeledBanana
If they are old but tasteful
3 Scooby Doo
Scooby-Doo is where it's at. Nothing even compares. - higgsboson2142
This cartoon is number one in this list, ever!
The dog that never dies, many seasons for this bastard
4 Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry is an American animated series of short films created in 1940, by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.
Best classic cartoon ever - belarbi
5 The Flintstones
The Flintstones is the first animated prime-time American television series. It was broadcast from September 30, 1960 to April 1, 1966 on ABC.
They will do a remake for adults
6 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
It is a classic but very surprising
This started in 1987, not a classic yet - PeeledBanana
7 Charlie Brown
8 The Pink Panther
9 The Rocky & Bullwinkle Show
Great cartoon. Rocky is a great squirrel and Bullwinkle is a great moose. I've always found Fearless Leader, Boris Badenov, and Natasha Fatale annoying. I'm very happy that those 3 jerks are dead.
10 The Ren and Stimpy Show
Gargoyles is an American animated series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation and Buena Vista Television, and originally aired from October 24, 1994 to February 15, 1997. The series features a species of nocturnal creatures known as gargoyles that turn to stone during the day.
? Aaahh!!! Real Monsters
11 Darkwing Duck
Darkwing Duck is an American animated action-adventure comedy television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation that first ran from 1991 to 1992 on both the syndicated programming block The Disney Afternoon and Saturday mornings on ABC.
12 The Jetsons
13 Alvin and the Chipmunks
Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon.
15 Captain Planet and the Planeteers
Captain Planet and the Planeteers is an American animated environmentalist television program created by Ted Turner and Barbara Pyle.
16 Popeye the Sailor
17 Wacky Races
18 Rocko's Modern Life
Rocko's Modern Life is an American animated television series created by Joe Murray for Nickelodeon. The series centers on the surreal life of an anthropomorphic Australian-immigrant wallaby named Rocko as well as his friends: the gluttonous steer Heffer, the neurotic turtle Filburt, and Rocko's faithful ...read more.
Generally speaking, this show/series is just downright godlike - xandermartin98
DuckTales is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. It premiered on September 18, 1987 and ended on November 28, 1990 with a total of four seasons and 100 episodes.
20 Yogi Bear
21 Garfield and Friends
Garfield is a comic strip cat, created by Jim Davis in 1978. Garfield is well-known in many countries and has appeared in over 2.500 newspapers. He has also had 2 live-action movies, 3 CGI-movies and two animated TV shows, Garfield and Friends (1988-1994) and The Garfield Show (2008-2014). ...read more.
22 The Smurfs
23 The Real Ghostbusters
The Real Ghostbusters is an American animated television series, a spinoff of the 1984 movie Ghostbusters.
Great list, hard to pick a favorite!
TaleSpin is an American animated television series based in the fictional city of Cape Suzette, that first aired in 1990 as a preview on The Disney Channel and later that year as part of The Disney Afternoon, with characters adapted from Disney's 1967 animated feature The Jungle Book, which was theatrically ...read more.
ThunderCats is an American animated series based on a group of cat-like humanoid aliens. The show was created by Tobin "Ted" Wolf and animated by Japanese animation studio Pacific Animation Corporation.
26 Inspector Gadget
27 Tiny Toons
28 Count Duckula
29 The Justice League
He-Man is the principal character of a series of comic books and several animated television series, characterized by his superhuman strength.
31 Muppet Babies
Jim Henson's Muppet Babies, commonly known by the shortened title Muppet Babies, is an American animated television series that aired from September 15, 1984 to November 2, 1991 on CBS.
32 The Woody Woodpecker Show
33 The Transformers
34 Chip N' Dale Rescue Rangers
35 Hong Kong Phooey
36 G.I. Joe
37 Bobby's World
38 Heathcliff and the Catillac Cats
40 Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids
41 Care Bears
42 Schoolhouse Rock
43 Disney's Adventures of the Gummi Bears
44 Dennis the Menace
45 Magilla Gorilla
Underdog is an American animated television series that debuted October 3, 1964, on the NBC network under the primary sponsorship of General Mills, and continued in syndication until 1973, for a run of 124 episodes.
47 Top Cat
50 Pee Wees Playhouse
Not sure if this was a cartoon (animated) but close enough. Show was solid with Reubens in the 80's!