Which TV character often advised his wife to “Stifle yourself”? – 2017

Which TV character often advised his wife to “Stifle yourself”?



Archie Bunker

Answer: Archie Bunker is a fictional character from the 1970s American television sitcom All in the Family, played by Carroll O’Connor.





Bunker, a main character of the series, is a World War II veteran, reactionary conservative, blue-collar worker, and family man. Described as a “lovable bigot”, he is bad-tempered and frequently tells his long-suffering wife Edith to “stifle yourself” and “dummy up”. Series creator Norman Lear admitted that this is how his father treated Lear’s mother.




Archibald “Archie” Bunker is a fictional character from the 1970s American television sitcom All in the Family and its spin-off Archie Bunker’s Place, played by Carroll O’Connor. Spouse: Edith Bunker
Played by: Carroll O’Connor. Creators: Norman Lear, Johnny Speight. TV shows: All in the Family, Archie Bunker’s Place. First appearance: “Meet the Bunkers”, (All in the Family). Last appearance: “I’m Torn Here”, (Archie Bunker’s Place)

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