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LS 85 TV, Canal 13 Buenos Aires started its transmissions in 1960. The station was licensed to Proartel S.A., owned by Cuban Goar Mestre, the USA network CBS and Time Life company. By mid-1960s, Editorial Atlántida bought CBS and Time-Life stocks, and the station started to compete strongly with the other two private-owned air channels of Buenos Aires, which went through a similar process of nationalization. Buenos Aires (Good Air in Spanish, originally meaning Fair Winds) is the capital of Argentina and its largest city and port, as well as one of the largest cities in South America. ... 1960 was a leap year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... CBSs first color logo, which debuted in the fall of 1965. ... This article provides extensive lists of events and significant personalities of the 1960s. ...

In those years the station produced great hits of all time Argentine television, like Viendo a Biondi, a humor show centered on Pepe Biondi's characters; La Familia Falcón, with the reknown argentinian actor Pedro Quartucci, La Tuerca, a humor show based on sketches, like the great success of Telecataplúm, starred by an innovative group of Uruguayan comedians; among others.

In 1974, Perón's government nationalized Canal 13 along whith the other two private-owned stations of the nation's capital, supposedly with the aim of carrying away a european-style media policy, where television was monopolised (or almost) by the state. When the armed forces took power in 1976, the station administration was surrended to the Navy, what lasted until 1983, when democratic rule was established. Until 1990, the station remained under public administration. 1974 is a common year starting on Tuesday (click on link for calendar). ... Juan Domingo Perón (October 8, 1895 – July 1, 1974) was an Argentine military officer and the President of Argentina from 1946 to 1955 and from 1973 to 1974. ... Nationalization is the act of taking assets into state ownership. ... 1976 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1983 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

As it was privatised, Canal 13 went to the company Arte Televisivo Argentino S.A., popularlly known as Artear, whose major shareholder is the company that prints the daily newspaper "Clarín". Since then, the station remained second on ratings in Buenos Aires, been ocassionally in the first place. Sincee 1996 the station works in association whith the independent production company Pol-Ka, owned by the actor Adrián Suar, who in 2002 became programming manager of the channel. Pol-Ka produces for the station diverse fictional shows, among which are remembered the hits Gasoleros, Campeones, Son Amores and Padre Coraje, among others. Clarín is a major newspaper in Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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