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See also: 1958 in television, other events of 1959, 1960 in television and the list of 'years in television'. Jump to: navigation, search 1959 was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This page indexes the individual year in television pages. ...


For the American network television schedule, please see 1959-60 American network television schedule. This was the television schedule on all three networks for the fall season beginning in September 1959. ...

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Events

Jump to: navigation, search January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Tyne Tees Television, City Road Tyne Tees Television Limited is the ITV television contractor for North East England. ... Jump to: navigation, search Independent Television (ITV) is the name given to the original network of British commercial television broadcasters, set up to provide competition to the BBC. In England and Wales the channel was recently rebranded ITV1 by ITV plc who own the regional broadcasting licences for the regions. ... North East England is one of the regions of England. ... Jump to: navigation, search October 27 is the 300th day of the year (301st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 65 days remaining. ... Anglia Television is the ITV station for East Anglia. ... East of England is one of the official regions of England. ... Jump to: navigation, search October 31 is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 61 days remaining, as the final day of October. ... Ulster Television plc (UTV) is a media company based in Northern Ireland. ... Jump to: navigation, search Royal motto: Quis separabit (Latin: Who will separate?) Northern Irelands location within the UK Official languages English, Irish, Ulster Scots Capital and largest city Belfast First Minister Office suspended Area  - Total Ranked 4th 13,843 km² Population  - Total (2001)  - Density Ranked 4th 1,685,267...

Debuts

October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Jump to: navigation, search Edwin Rodman Rod Serling (December 25, 1924 – June 28, 1975) was a screenwriter, most famous for his science fiction TV series, The Twilight Zone. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Twilight Zone original opening. ... CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) is a major television network and radio broadcaster in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1964 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search This article is about the year. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2002 (MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search October is the tenth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of seven Gregorian months with the length of 31 days. ... Hawaiian Eye was an American television series that ran from October 1959 to September 1963 on the American Broadcasting Company television network. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... For the airplane, see Beechcraft Bonanza. ... The National Broadcasting Company or NBC is an American television broadcasting company based in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1973 was a common year starting on Monday. ... Face To Face was a 35 episode BBC British television series broadcast between 1959 and 1962. ... BBC Television is a service of the British Broadcasting Corporation which began in 1936. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1962 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Juke Box Jury was a pop themed panel show, originally produced by BBC television from 1959-1967. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1967 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search This page refers to the year 1979. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Tales of the Riverbank is a Canadian childrens television show starring Hammy Hamster and other animals. ... The Bell Telephone Hour was a musical show which aired on NBC from 1959 to 1968. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1968 was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ...

Television shows

The Gillette Cavalcade of Sports was one of the earliest television programs ever broadcasted. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1946 was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1960 was a leap year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Howdy Doody was a childrens television program that aired on NBC from 1947 through 1960. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Meet the Press (MTP) is a weekly television news show produced by NBC. It started as a radio show in 1945, as American Mercury Presents: Meet the Press, and was later adapted for television. ... Candid Camera is a long-running television series, created and produced by Allen Funt, which initially appeared on radio as Candid Microphone in the 1940s, then screened in the United States in the 1950s, with local versions produced around the world. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1948 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search Ed Sullivan The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran from June 20, 1948, to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by Ed Sullivan. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1971 is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search Bozo the Clown is the name of a clown whose widespread syndication in early television made him the best-known clown character in the United States. ... Come Dancing BBC TV ballroom dancing competition show that ran on and off from 1949 to 1995, becoming one of televisions longest-running shows. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1949 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Voice of Firestone was a weekly broadcast of the best in classical music, as performed by the nations most popular composers. ... Jack Benny (born Benjamin Kubelsky, February 14, 1894 – December 26, 1974) was a comedian, vaudeville performer, film actor, and one of the most prominent early stars of American radio and television. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1965 was a common year starting on Friday (link goes to calendar). ... Truth or Consequences was an American quiz show, originally hosted on radio by Ralph Edwards from 1940 to 1957, and later on television by Edwards himself from 1950 to 1951, Jack Bailey from 1954 to 1955, Bob Barker from 1956 to 1975, and Bob Hilton from 1977 to 1978. ... Whats My Line? was a weekly panel game show produced by Mark Goodson and Bill Todman for CBS television. ... Love of Life title card from 1957. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1951 was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1980 (MCMLXXX) is a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Search for Tomorrow was a soap opera which aired on the CBS television network from September 3, 1951 to March 26, 1982. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Hallmark Hall of Fame is the most-honored program in the history of American television. ... American Bandstand was a live dance music television show. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1952 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search The Nelson family The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet was an American radio and television series. ... 1966 was a common year starting on Saturday (link goes to calendar) // Events January January 1 - In a coup, Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa ousts president David Dacko and takes over the Central African Republic. ... The Guiding Light (known as Guiding Light since 1977) is credited by the Guinness Book of World Records as being the longest soap opera ever told, as well as the longest running drama in broadcast history (its 15,000th televised episode is slated to air in the autumn of 2005). ... Jump to: navigation, search Cover of a book about the Honeymooners. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Today (commonly referred to as The Today Show) is a morning news and talk show airing on the NBC television network in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search This Is Your Life was a television show hosted by Ralph Edwards, first broadcast in the United States from 1952 to 1961 on NBC. It originated as a radio show airing from 1948 to 1952. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1961 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Panorama is a long-running current affairs documentary series on BBC television, launched in 1953 and focusing on investigative journalism. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1953 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... The Good Old Days was a popular BBC television light entertainment television programme which ran from 1953 to 1983. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1983 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Face The Nation logo Face the Nation is an American Sunday-morning interview show which premiered on CBS on November 7, 1954. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1954 was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Brighter Day was a soap opera which aired on CBS-TV from January 4, 1954 to September 28, 1962. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1962 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... One of the most famous examples of early U.S. television broadcasting was Texaco Star Theater, the variety show that made Milton Berle a household name. ... The Secret Storm title card from 1960. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1974 is a common year starting on Tuesday (click on link for calendar). ... The Tonight Show is NBCs long-running late-night talk and variety show, currently hosted by Jay Leno in Burbank, CA (near Los Angeles). ... Alfred Hitchcock Presents was a half-hour anthology series hosted by Alfred Hitchcock. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1955 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Captain Kangaroo was a childrens show which aired weekday mornings on CBS from 1955 until 1984, then moved to PBS until 1992. ... Jump to: navigation, search This page is about the year 1984. ... Dixon of Dock Green was a popular BBC television series, which ran from 1955 to 1976, and later a radio series. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1976 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Gunsmoke was a long-running old-time radio and television Western drama program set in Dodge City, Kansas during the settlement of the American West. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1975 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... The Lawrence Welk Show was a musical variety show hosted by former big band leader Lawrence Welk. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1982 (MCMLXXXII) is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2003 (MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Armchair Theatre was a British television drama anthology series, which ran on the ITV network from 1956 until 1968 in its original form, and was intermittently resurrected at various points during the 1970s. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1956 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... As the World Turns (ATWT) is the second longest-running American television soap opera, airing each weekday on CBS. It debuted on Monday, April 2, 1956 at 1:30 in the afternoon. ... Hancocks Half Hour was a famous BBC radio comedy series of the 1950s starring Tony Hancock. ... Opportunity Knocks was a UK television talent show originally hosted by Hughie Greene. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1978 was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... The Edge of Night title card from 1960. ... The Price is Right is a popular game show based on contestants guessing the retail prices of displayed prizes. ... Steve Allen on the cover of Steve Allen on the Bible, Religion, and Morality Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen (December 26, 1921 – October 30, 2000) was a musician, comedian and writer, who was instrumental in innovating the concept of the television talk show. ... What The Papers Say, is one of the longest running programmes on British television. ... Leave It to Beaver Cast, (from left) Tony Dow, Barbara Billingsley, Hugh Beaumont, and Jerry Mathers Leave It to Beaver was a situation comedy which ran on CBS from October 4, 1957 to 1958 and then on ABC from 1958 to June 20, 1963. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Army Game was a British television series about life in National Service broadcast between 1957 and 1961 by Granada Television . ... The Sky at Night is a long running television programme on astronomy produced by the BBC. It is the longest running television programme with the same presenter anywhere. ... Blue Peter is a popular, long-running BBC television programme for children. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1958 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The British television sport programme Grandstand is one of BBCs longest running sports shows, alongside BBC Sports Personality of the Year. ... Peter Gunn was an American private eye television series which aired on the NBC and later ABC television networks from 1958 to 1961. ... The Donna Reed Show was a situation comedy which aired on ABC from 1958 to 1966. ... Huckleberry Hound is a fictional cartoon character created by Hanna-Barbera, and the star of the late 1950s animated series The Huckleberry Hound Show, Hanna-Barberas second series made for television after The Ruff & Reddy Show. ... The first incarnation of the Walt Disney anthology series, commonly called The Wonderful World of Disney, premiered on ABC on October 27, 1954 under the name Disneyland. ...

Ending this year

Jump to: navigation, search January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... A broadcast of the long-running and popular British science-fiction series Doctor Who. ... The opening titles of Quatermass and the Pit. ... Jump to: navigation, search April 24 is the 114th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (115th in leap years). ... Your Hit Parade was a popular United States music radio and television program. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1935 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Dragnet opening frame from the 1967 version. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Mickey Mouse Club was a long-running American variety television series in the 1950s, produced and televised by Walt Disney Productions, featuring a regular but ever-changing cast of teenage performers. ...

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