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The year 1971 in television involved some significant events. Below is a list of television-related events in 1971. This page indexes the individual year in television pages. ... See also: 1967 in television, other events of 1968, 1969 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1968-69 American network television schedule. ... See also: 1968 in television, other events of 1969, 1970 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1969-70 American network television schedule. ... See also: 1969 in television, other events of 1970, 1971 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1970-71 American network television schedule. ... See also: 1971 in television, other events of 1972, 1973 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1972-73 American network television schedule. ... See also: 1972 in television, other events of 1973, 1974 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1973-74 American network television schedule. ... The year 1974 in television involved some significant events. ... This page indexes the individual year in film pages. ... // October 30 - The film The Lion in Winter, starring Katharine Hepburn, debuts. ... // Cannes Film Festival opens, but closes in support of a French general strike without awarding any prizes. ... // Events February 11 - The film The Magic Christian, starring Peter Sellers and Ringo Starr premieres in New York City. ... See also: 1970 in film 1971 1972 in film 1970s in film years in film film // Events February 8 - Bob Dylans hour long documentary film, Eat the Document, premieres at New Yorks Academy of Music. ... // Top grossing films The Godfather Fiddler on the Roof Diamonds Are Forever Whats Up, Doc?, starring Barbra Streisand and Ryan ONeal Dirty Harry The Last Picture Show A Clockwork Orange Cabaret, starring Liza Minnelli The Hospital Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex Academy Awards Best Picture... // Events The Marx Brothers Zeppo Marx divorces his second wife, Barbara Blakely. ... See also: 1973 in film 1974 1975 in film 1970s in film years in film film // Events February 7 - Blazing Saddles is released in USA May 1 - George Lucas creates the first draft of what would eventually become Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... This page indexes the individual year in home video pages. ... This is a list of home video-related events in 1970. ... This is a list of home video-related events in 1971. ... This is a list of home video-related events in 1972. ... This is a list of home video-related events in 1973. ... This is a list of home video-related events in 1974. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999... The 21st century is the present century of the Anno Domini (common) era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979. ... The 1980s refers to the years from 1980 to 1989. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... The 2000s are the current decade, spanning from 2000 to 2009. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday. ... For the Stargate SG-1 episode, see 1969 (Stargate SG-1). ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ...


For the American TV schedule, see: 1971-72 American network television schedule. This was the television schedule on all three networks for the fall season beginning in September 1971. ...

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Events

Green Acres, along with other "rural" CBS comedies, were canceled en masse in the spring of 1971.
Green Acres, along with other "rural" CBS comedies, were canceled en masse in the spring of 1971.

Famous aerial photo shown in the intro of the TV series Green Acres Captured from TV Land with a PixelView PlayTV MPEG-2 on 6 Oct 2004 by Hyperneural. ... Famous aerial photo shown in the intro of the TV series Green Acres Captured from TV Land with a PixelView PlayTV MPEG-2 on 6 Oct 2004 by Hyperneural. ... January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The British Broadcasting Corporation, usually known as the BBC, is the largest broadcasting corporation in the world in terms of audience numbers, employing 26,000 staff in the United Kingdom alone and with a budget of more than GB£4 billion (US$7. ... Affiliations Alliance of Non-Aligned Universities, Association of Commonwealth Universities, European Association of Distance Teaching Universities, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Website http://www. ... January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Valerie and Ken Barlow. ... Coronation Street is Britains longest-running television soap opera, first broadcast on Friday December 9, 1960, in the Granada region of ITV. The programme is consistently the highest-rated programme on British television. ... February 23 is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ... March 2 is the 61st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (62nd in leap years). ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... Archie Bunker on the cover of TV Guide (August 8-14, 1981) Archie Bunker was a fictional character in the long-running and top-rated American television sitcom All in the Family and its spin-off Archie Bunkers Place. ... Edith Bunker (née Baines) is a fictional 1970s sitcom mom on All in the Family (and occasionally Archie Bunkers Place), played by Jean Stapleton. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Mike Stivic, played by Rob Reiner. ... Gloria Stivic is the name of the fictional character played by Sally Struthers on the American television situation comedy All in the Family, which aired on the CBS network from 1971 until 1979. ... Lionel Jefferson was the son of the fictional couple George and Louise Jefferson and was portrayed by actor Mike Evans. ... Michael Jonas Evans (November 3, 1949 – December 14, 2006) (usually credited as Mike Evans), was an American actor and co-creator of the show Good Times with Eric Monte (Ralph Carters character Michael Evans was named after him). ... Louise Jefferson, played by actress Isabel Sanford, is a fictional television show character who appeared first on All in the Family and then became a main character on its spinoff, The Jeffersons. ... Isabel Sanford (born as Eloise Gwendolyn Sanford August 29, 1917 – July 9, 2004) was an American actress most famous for her role as Louise Weezie Jefferson on the CBS television sitcoms All in the Family (1971-1975) and The Jeffersons (1975-1985). ... Actors Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson and Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson in a scene from the iconic American television program The Jeffersons. ... Sherman Hemsley (February 1, 1938, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an African American character actor most famous for his roles as George Jefferson on the television shows All in the Family and The Jeffersons and as Deacon Ernest Frye on Amen. ... See also: 1972 in television, other events of 1973, 1974 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1973-74 American network television schedule. ... March 11 is the 70th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (71st in leap years). ... The American Broadcasting Company ( oftenly known as ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... The opening credits for The Lawrence Welk Show Lawrence Welk during a taping of The Lawrence Welk Show The Lawrence Welk Show is a musical variety show hosted by former big band leader Lawrence Welk. ... In the television industry (as in radio), syndication is the sale of the right to broadcast programs to multiple stations, without going through a broadcast network. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ... Pat Buttram (born June 19, 1915 in Addison, Alabama; died January 8, 1994 in Los Angeles, California) was an American actor, famous for his many movies as a sidekick of Gene Autry playing the role of Smiley. In Gene Autry movies, Pat Buttram played a variety of sidekicks with different... Green Acres was an American television series that was produced by Filmways, Inc. ... This entire article does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Mayberry R.F.D. (R.F.D. is a postal abbreviation for Rural Free Delivery) was a spin-off, or perhaps, more accurately, a direct continuation of The Andy Griffith Show under a new title. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... June 7 is the 158th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (159th in leap years), with 207 days remaining. ... For other uses, see Blue Peter (disambiguation). ... A time capsule is a histori c cache of goods and/or information, usually intended as a method of communication with people in the future. ... BBC Television Centre (sometimes abbreviated TVC or TC) in London is home to much of BBC television output and, since 1998, almost all of the corporations national TV and radio news output by BBC News. ... As the World Turns (ATWT) is the second longest-running American television soap opera (the first being Guiding Light),[1] airing each weekday on CBS. It debuted on Monday, April 2, 1956[2] at 1:30pm. ... When TV viewers or entertainment professionals in the United States mention ratings they are often referring to Nielsen Ratings, a system developed by Nielsen Media Research to determine the audience size and composition of television programming. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Joel Zaslow (November 1, 1944 – December 6, 1998) was an American actor. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...

Debuts

January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Masterpiece Theatre is a long-running anthology television series produced by WGBH which premiered on PBS on January 10, 1971. ... Not to be confused with Public Broadcasting Services in Malta. ... January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... For the song by the Smashing Pumpkins, see 1979 (song). ... April 3 is the 93rd day of the year (94th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 272 days remaining. ... Kamen Rider ), translated as Masked Rider, was a popular and seminal sci-fi story conceived by renowned Japanese comic book creator Shōtarō Ishinomori ). It debuted as a tokusatsu television series on April 3, 1971 and ran until February 10, 1973. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... September 21 is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years). ... The Old Grey Whistle Test was an influential BBC2 television music show that ran from September 1971 until 1987. ... BBC Two (or BBC2 as it was formerly styled) was the second UK television station to be aired by the BBC. History The channel was scheduled to begin at 7:20pm on April 20, 1964 and show an evening of light entertainment, starting with the comedy show The Alberts and... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Soul Train is a long-running American music-related syndicated television program. ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand American Bandstand was a long-running dance music television show that aired in various versions from 1952 to 1989. ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in leap years). ... Upstairs, Downstairs was a BAFTA and Emmy award-winning British drama set in a large Edwardian townhouse in London that depicted the lives of the servants downstairs and their masters upstairs. It ran on ITV for five series from 1971 to 1975. ... It has been suggested that Channel 3 (UK) be merged into this article or section. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Electric Company was an educational American childrens television series produced by the Childrens Television Workshop (now Sesame Workshop) for PBS in the United States. ... Not to be confused with Public Broadcasting Services in Malta. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... The New Dick Van Dyke Show brought Van Dyke back into TV in 1971, but despite running for three years is no longer seen, in contrast with Mary Tyler Moore, which became as successful as the original Dick Van Dyke Show. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour was a variety show which ran on CBS from August 1971 until May 1974. ... The NBC Mystery Movie was an American television cycle of movies that aired on NBC from 1971 to 1977. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... McCloud featuring Dennis Weaver McCloud was an American television police drama that aired on NBC from 1970 to 1977. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... McMillan and Wife was an American crime drama television series that aired on NBC from 1971 to 1978. ... Columbo. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ...

Television shows

1940s

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, originating from WRC-AM in Washington. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... 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. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... Pinto Colvig, the original Bozo the Clown (circa 1948) Bozo the Clown (also known as Bozo), is the name of a clown whose widespread franchising in early television made him the best-known clown character in the United States. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... Come Dancing BBC TV ballroom dancing competition show that ran on and off from 1949 to 1995, becoming one of televisions longest-running shows. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

1950s

Action Comics #127 (December 1948), featuring Superman appearing on the show with Ralph Edwards 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... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Love of Life was an American soap opera which aired on CBS from September 24, 1951 to February 1, 1980. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Search for Tomorrow was a soap opera which started airing on Monday, September 3, 1951 on CBS. The show was moved from CBS, its original broadcaster, on Friday, March 26, 1982, with NBC picking it up on the following Monday, March 29, 1982. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was 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. ... Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand American Bandstand was a long-running dance music television show that aired in various versions from 1952 to 1989. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This Guiding Light logo, which debuted in 1982, was used, save for background changes, until 1990. ... Today, commonly referred to as The Today Show to avoid ambiguity, is an American morning news and talk show airing weekday mornings on the NBC television network. ... Panorama is a long-running current affairs documentary series on BBC television, launched in 1953 and focusing on investigative journalism. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was 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. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Face The Nation logo, used until 2002. ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Secret Storm title card from 1960. ... The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was the full name of NBCs The Tonight Show during the years that Johnny Carson hosted from 1962 to 1992. ... Captain Kangaroo (Bob Keeshan) Captain Kangaroo was a childrens television series which aired weekday mornings on the American television network CBS from 1955 until 1984, then moved to the American Program Service (now American Public Television, Boston) to air syndicated reruns of past episodes in 1992. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Dixon of Dock Green was a popular BBC television series, which ran from 1955 to 1976, and later a radio series. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... The cast of radios Gunsmoke: Howard McNear (Doc), William Conrad (Matt), Georgia Ellis (Kitty) and Parley Baer (Chester) Gunsmoke is the longest-running American radio and television Western drama created by director Norman MacDonnell and writer John Meston. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... The opening credits for The Lawrence Welk Show Lawrence Welk during a taping of The Lawrence Welk Show The Lawrence Welk Show is a musical variety show hosted by former big band leader Lawrence Welk. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This Is Your Life was a television documentary series hosted by Ralph Edwards, which originally aired in the United States from 1952 to 1961, and again from 1972 on NBC. It originated as a radio show airing from 1948 to 1952 on NBC Radio. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... As the World Turns (ATWT) is the second longest-running American television soap opera (the first being Guiding Light),[1] airing each weekday on CBS. It debuted on Monday, April 2, 1956[2] at 1:30pm. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Opportunity Knocks was a UK television talent show originally hosted by Hughie Greene. ... The Edge of Night title card from 1956-67. ... What The Papers Say, is one of the longest running programmes on British 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. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Blue Peter (disambiguation). ... Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The British television sport programme Grandstand is one of the BBCs longest running sports shows, alongside BBC Sports Personality of the Year. ... The Bonanza logo was superimposed upon a map of a wild west frontier area. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ...

1960s

Coronation Street is Britains longest-running television soap opera, first broadcast on Friday December 9, 1960, in the Granada region of ITV. The programme is consistently the highest-rated programme on British television. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... My Three Sons was a television series sitcom that ran from September 29, 1960 to August 24, 1972. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... Four Corners is Australias longest-running and most respected investigative journalism/current affairs television program. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... Its Academic is a televised academic quiz competition for high school students, currently airing on NBC affiliates in Washington, DC (WRC-TV), Charlottesville, Virginia (WVIR), and Baltimore, Maryland (WJZ). ... The Mike Douglas Show was an American daytime television talk show hosted by Mike Douglas. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Z-Cars (sometimes written as Z Cars, and always pronounced zed, never zee) was a British television drama series centred around the work of regular beat police officers in the fictional town of Newtown, near Liverpool, in the north-west of England. ... Doctor Who is a long-running British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC, (and a 1996 television movie). ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... General Hospital is the longest-running daytime soap opera on the American ABC television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West since its inception). ... The Doctors was a soap opera which aired on NBC from April 1, 1963 to December 31, 1982. ... Another World (AW) (sometimes called Another World: Bay City to distinguish it from its spinoffs in the 1970s and 1980s) was a Daytime Emmy-winning American soap opera which ran on the NBC television network from May 4, 1964 to June 25, 1999. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... This article is about an American television sitcom. ... Crossroads was a British television soap opera set in a motel near Birmingham, England. ... 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jeopardy! is a popular international television quiz game show, originally devised by Merv Griffin, who also created Wheel of Fortune. ... Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a long-running British music chart television programme, made and broadcast by the BBC. It was originally shown each week, mostly on BBC One, from 1 January 1964 to 30 July 2006. ... Days of our Lives (Days or DOOL) is an American soap opera. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... The Dean Martin Show was a TV variety-comedy series that ran from 1965 to 1974, for 245 episodes. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... World of Sport was a British television sport anthology programme launched on ITV on January 2, 1965 in response to Grandstand. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mission: Impossible is the name of an American television series which aired on the CBS network from September 1966 to September 1973. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Play School is an educational television programme for pre-school aged children. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... This MONEY PROGRAMME is a scam trying to encourage young scots to pay as little as 300 pounds a fortnight and, they say it is for your pention but it is not. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Ironside was the name of a television series which ran on NBC from 1967 to 1975. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Love is a Many Splendored Thing was a soap opera which aired on CBS from September 18, 1967 to March 23, 1973. ... Mannix was a television detective series that ran from 1967 through 1975 on CBS. Developed by executive producer Bruce Geller (who also created Mission: Impossible), the title character played by Mike Connors (an actor of Armenian heritage) is an Armenian-American private investigator. ... The original cast in 1967. ... 60 Minutes is an investigative television newsmagazine on United States television, which has run on CBS News since 1968. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday. ... Dad’s Army is a British sitcom about the Home Guard in the Second World War, written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft and broadcast on BBC television between 1968 and 1977. ... Hawaii Five-O was an American television series that starred Jack Lord and James MacArthur as detectives for a fictional Hawaii state police department. ... TV Guide cover, promoting Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burtons famous appearance on a 1970 episode of Heres Lucy Heres Lucy was Lucille Balls third network television sitcom. ... Rowan & Martins Laugh-In was a United States comedy television show broadcast from January 22, 1968 through 1973 over the NBC Network. ... Magpie was a childrens television programme shown on ITV from the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s. ... One Life to Live (OLTL) is an American soap opera which has been broadcast on the ABC television network since July 15, 1968. ... The Doris Day Show is an 128-episode American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until September 1973. ... The Mod Squad was a television police drama from executive producers Aaron Spelling and Danny Thomas in the United States, that ran on ABC from 1968-1973. ... Bright Promise was a soap opera which ran on the NBC television network from September 29, 1969 to March 31, 1972. ... For the Stargate SG-1 episode, see 1969 (Stargate SG-1). ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Opening theme of Love American Style Love, American Style was an hour-long television anthology which originally aired between September 1969 and January 1974. ... Marcus Welby, M.D. was a popular medical drama that aired on ABC from late September 1969 to May 1976. ... This article discusses the series itself. ... Room 222 was an ABC situation comedy/drama TV series that aired from September 17, 1969 to January 11, 1974. ... Sesame Street is an American educational childrens television series for preschoolers and is a pioneer of the contemporary educational television standard, combining both education and entertainment. ... Born Alfred Hawthorn Hill (January 21, 1924/1925 - April 20, 1992), Benny Hill was a prolific comic British actor. ... The Brady Bunch is an American television situation comedy, based around a large blended family. ... The Clangers is a British stop motion animated childrens television series made by Smallfilms, the company set up by Oliver Postgate (writer and narrator) and Peter Firmin (modelmaker, animator and illustrator). ... 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. ... Where the Heart Is was a soap opera which aired on CBS from September 8, 1969 to March 23, 1973. ...

1970s

All My Children (AMC) is an American soap opera that has been broadcast Monday through Friday on the ABC TV network since January 5, 1970. ... Doomwatch was a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC, which ran on the BBC1 channel for thirty-seven fifty-minute episodes, plus one unshown, and one part made, in three seasons transmitted on Mondays from 9 February 1970 to 14 August 1972. ... The Mary Tyler Moore Show was an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 19, 1970 to March 19, 1977. ... McCloud featuring Dennis Weaver McCloud was an American television police drama that aired on NBC from 1970 to 1977. ... Monday Night Football (MNF) is a live television broadcast of the National Football League. ... The Play for Today logo, seen here in the opening title sequence from 1976. ... Flip Wilson in character as Geraldine Jones, on a recently released best of DVD set. ... The Odd Couple was a 1965 play by Neil Simon. ... The Partridge Family was an American television sitcom about a widowed mother and her five children, living in San Pueblo, a small fictional town in Northern California. ...

Ending this year

January 2 is the second day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Josie and the Pussycats was an American animated television series produced for Saturday mornings by Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1970 for CBS. In 1972, Hanna-Barbera produced a spin-off called Josie and the Pussycats in Outer Space, which ran until 1974. ... February 9 is the 40th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Julia was a groundbreaking television series which was the first to show an African American main character in a non-stereotypical role. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (64th in leap years). ... // Family Affair Family Affair was a situation comedy television series that aired on CBS from September 12, 1966 to September 9, 1971. ... March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (72nd in leap years). ... That Girl was a television situation comedy that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. ... March 23 is the 82nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (83rd in leap years). ... This entire article does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (89th in leap years). ... Mayberry R.F.D. (R.F.D. is a postal abbreviation for Rural Free Delivery) was a spin-off, or perhaps, more accurately, a direct continuation of The Andy Griffith Show under a new title. ... April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 273 days remaining. ... Dark Shadows is a Gothic television soap opera that originally aired weekdays on the ABC television network, from June 27, 1966 to April 2, 1971. ... April 4 is the 94th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (95th in leap years). ... Hogans Heroes was an American television situation comedy that ran from September 17, 1965 to July 4, 1971 on the CBS network for 168 episodes. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Green Acres was an American television series that was produced by Filmways, Inc. ... June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining in the year. ... Ed Sullivan The Ed Sullivan Show is an American television variety show that ran from June 20, 1948 to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by former entertainment columnist Ed Sullivan. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... May 5 is the 125th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (126th in leap years). ... Johnny Cash, 1969 The Johnny Cash Show was an American television music show presented by Johnny Cash; the series ran from 1969-1971 on ABC. It featured many folk/country musicians of the time, such as Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Merle Haggard, James Taylor and Tammy Wynette. ... UFO was a British television science fiction series created by Gerry Anderson and produced by Andersons and Lew Grades Century 21 Productions for Grades ITC Entertainment company. ...

Changes of network affiliation

The opening credits for The Lawrence Welk Show Lawrence Welk during a taping of The Lawrence Welk Show The Lawrence Welk Show is a musical variety show hosted by former big band leader Lawrence Welk. ... The American Broadcasting Company ( oftenly known as ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... In the television industry (as in radio), syndication is the sale of the right to broadcast programs to multiple stations, without going through a broadcast network. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ...

Births

January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... Suzanne Virdee (born Suzanne Flannagan on January 1, 1971), in Belfast is a British television newsreader known in the Midlands and Northern Ireland . ... January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jayne Middlemiss (born 14 January 1971 in Northumberland, England) is a former Page 3 girl who became a radio and television presenter. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 359 days (360 in leap years) remaining. ... Charlie Neil (born 6 January 1971) is a British weather presenter who works for Central. ... January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Catherine Jones is an English television news journalist, currently a reporter and presenter on Five. ... January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Yiolanda (Yolly) Koppel is a television presenter with many years experience presenting for Carlton, CITV and Nickelodeon. ... January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lara Cazalet is a British actress best known for her leading roles in ITVs Bad Girls and the BBCs New Street Law. ... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lucy Scott is an actress. ... February 3 is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Elizabeth Lackey, often credited as Lisa Lackey, (born 2 March 1971 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian actress. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Amanda Holden Amanda Louise Holden (born February 16, 1971 in Bishops Waltham, Hampshire)is an English actress. ... February 23 is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Melinda Jayne Messenger (born 23 February 1971 in Swindon, Wiltshire) is an English television presenter and was one of the countrys most successful glamour models. ... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (69th in leap years). ... Emmanuel Lewis (born March 9, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American actor. ... March 23 is the 82nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (83rd in leap years). ... Gail Porter (born March 23, 1971 in Edinburgh, Scotland), sometimes known by her married name Gail Hipgrave, is a British television presenter who became widely known after presenting Fully Booked in the late 1990s. ... April 18 is the 108th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (109th in leap years). ... David Tennant, the stage name of David John McDonald, (born 18 April 1971) is a Scottish television, film and stage actor from Bathgate in West Lothian, best known as the tenth actor to portray the Doctor in the television series Doctor Who. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Tess Daly and Brian Dowling, presenting SMTV Live . ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... Dani Behr (born 9 July 1971 in London) is a British television presenter and singer. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... July 17 is the 198th day (199th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 167 days remaining. ... Peta Brady (born 17 July 1972) is an Australian actress. ... August 7 is the 219th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (220th in leap years), with 146 days remaining. ... Melanie Sykes (born 7 August 1970 in Mossley, Lancashire) is an English television presenter and actress. ... August 9 is the 221st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (222nd in leap years), with 144 days remaining. ... Kate Sanderson (born 9 August 1968 in Sutton Coldfield, England) is a british television presenter and newsreader. ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining. ... Kirstie Mary Allsopp (born 31 August 1971 in Hampshire) is a British TV presenter best known for presenting Channel 4 property programmes Location, Location, Location, Relocation, Relocation, Location Revisited and The Property Chain. ... September 2 is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lisa Snowdon (born Lisa Snawdon on 2 September 1971) is an English supermodel sometime actress , television presenter and singer. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Brooke Lisa Burke (born September 8, 1971) is an American television personality and model, known for hosting Wild On! (1999-2002) and Rock Star since its debut on CBS in July 2005. ... September 9 is the 252nd day of the year (253rd in leap years). ... Natasha presenting the BBC Six OClock News The image above is believed to be a replaceable fair use image. ... September 13 is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years). ... Louise Lombard Louise Lombard (born 13 September 1971) is a British actress. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jessie Wallace (born Karen Wallace on September 25, 1971) is a British actress who trained at the The Poor School. ... September 28 is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Liza Walker Liza Walker (born September 28, 1971) is an English actress. ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kacey Ainsworth (born October 19, 1971 in London, England) is a British actress, best known for playing the long-suffering Maureen Slater (nicknamed Little Mo) in the BBC television soap EastEnders. ... November 25 is the 329th (in leap years the 330th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American Emmy Award-winning and Tony Award-nominated actress, particularly well-known for playing Kelly Bundy on the Fox television network sitcom Married. ... December 5 is the 339th day (340th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ...

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