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1927- Philo T Farnsworth, invented electronic TV (came up with the idea when he was a kid in high school)  1939 World’s Fair (the word of tomorrow)  1940’s- FCC begins assigning TV channels, cable is born 1941- 1st TV commercial  1950’s- color tv, tv dinners are born; golden age of TV, sales of TVS surpass radios  1950s- networks gain control of programming; the late-night talk show is born 1960- kennedy/nixon debate  1960s- networks begins full, regular, programming in color 1962- first satellite TV broadcast 1963 army-navy football game; instant replay is born 1967- first global satellite TV broadcast 1970s- TV shows tackle social issues -all in the family -M*A*S*H -The Jeffersons  TV shows before the 70s (all white all the time) All in the Family:  1970s- the home VCR is born
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