Most-watched TV series finales

POSTED: 10:19 AM Sep 30 2013   UPDATED: 2:10 PM May 19 2015

How does the series finale for "Mad Men," which nabbed 3.3 million viewers, compare to shows that set Nielsen ratings records? Click on to see the top 10 most-watched TV series finales to find out.

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The final episode of "Mad Men" aired on Sunday night, nabbing 3.3 million viewers. That was good enough to rank as the third-highest episode ever for the series, but, as expected in this era of ever-changing TV viewing habits, fell well short of any Nielsen ratings records. Here are the most-watched television finales of all time.

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