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Encyclopedia > The Biography Channel
The Biography Channel
Launched January 1, 1999
Owned by A&E Television Networks
Audience share 0.1% (Jan '06, [1])
Headquarters Flag of the United States Newark, New Jersey, United States
Sister channel(s) A&E Network, The History Channel, History International
Website Bio.tv
Availability
Satellite
DISH Network Channel 119
DirecTV Channel 266
Cable
Available on most cable systems Check Local Listings for channels

The Biography Channel (or bio.) is an American digital cable television channel owned by A&E and based on the television series of the same name. A version of the channel also airs on Sky Digital and cable television in the United Kingdom, a version of the channel also broadcasts in Canada owned by Rogers Media. It is a digital cable, category 1 television channel in Canada. It also has a version in Australia which soon will change its name to simply Bio. In 2007 a German version of the Biography Channel was launched within the Cable Digital Home Package and Biography Channel FBiH TV and HD The Biography Channel began programming in 1999. In addition to biographical shows, the network has been airing fictional, non-biographical programming previously seen on A&E, including Murder, She Wrote and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... A&E Television Networks is a media company that owns several TV networks on cable and satellite. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Nickname: Map of Newark in Essex County County Essex Founded/Incorporated 1666/1836 Government  - Mayor Cory Booker, term of office 2006–2010 Area [1]  - City 67. ... Official language(s) English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... Biography is one of A&Es longest-running and most popular programs. ... For the Canadian equivalent of this channel, see History Television. ... History International is a digital cable television channel that features historical documentaries with an international focus. ... DISH Network is a direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service that provides satellite television and audio programming to households and businesses in the United States, owned by parent company EchoStar Communications Corporation. ... A standard DirecTV satellite dish with 1 LNB on a roof DirecTV (trademarked as DIRECTV) is a direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service based in El Segundo, California, USA, that transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America except for Mexico. ... Digital cable is a term for a type of cable digital television that delivers more channels than possible with analog cable by using digital video compression. ... The term television channel generally refers to either a television station or its cable/satellite counterpart (both outlined below). ... Biography is one of A&Es longest-running and most popular programs. ... Biography is a documentary television program. ... Sky Digital is the brand name for British Sky Broadcastings digital satellite television service, transmitted from SES Astra satellites located at 28. ... Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... Rogers Communications (TSX: RCI.NV.B) (TSX: RCI.MV.A) (NYSE: RG) is Canadas largest cable television service provider with approximately 2. ... Digital cable is a term for a type of cable digital television that delivers more channels than possible with analog cable by using digital video compression. ... Category 1 channels are Canadian television channels defined by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission that must be carried by all digital cable and direct broadcast satellite providers that have the capability to do so. ... Biography Channel is an American and Canadian digital cable television channel owned by A&E and based on the television series of the same name. ... Biography Channel is an American and Canadian digital cable television channel owned by A&E and based on the television series of the same name. ... HD may refer to: See also: Wikipedia:Help desk // Henry Draper Catalogue, a sequential numbering system for stars ordered by right ascension. ... Jessica in the episode The Cemetery Vote Murder, She Wrote is a popular, long-running television mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher. ... The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is the name given to the series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations produced by British television company Granada Television between 1984 and 1994, although only the first two series bore that title on screen. ...


As of August 2006, The Biography Channel became the exclusive home for the Biography series, which was also dropped by A&E.


On Monday, July 16, 2007, The Biography Channel unveiled a new logo, a new tagline ("True Story") and revamped its on-air look and feel. Although the channel will refer to itself as Bio in much of its branding, the Biography Channel name is still in use as a subheading within the channel logo and for other network business. [2] is the 197th day of the year (198th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ...

Contents

Series

Biography is a documentary television program. ... Enigma is a Biography Channel TV series about enigmas throughout history. ... Mysteries of the Bible is the name of a History Channel Historys Mysteries episode and a Biography Channel series about Bible mysteries. ... Notorious is a television series that documents the lives of infamous individuals in history. ... The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is the name given to the series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations produced by British television company Granada Television between 1984 and 1994, although only the first two series bore that title on screen. ... The Unexplained may also be the Unexplained EP. The Unexplained is a 1996-2000 Biography Channel documentary television series about mysteries, psychic phenomena, and things that are considered to be unexplained. ... In the Mind of. ... Midsomer Murders is a popular British television series about murders that take place in the fictional English county of Midsomer. ...

Fiction-Based Series

Biography Channel logo until 2007

Image File history File links Biography_Channel. ... Image File history File links Biography_Channel. ... Agatha Christies Poirot (U.S. title Poirot) is a popular British television series starring David Suchet as Agatha Christies detective character Hercule Poirot. ... The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is the name given to the series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations produced by British television company Granada Television between 1984 and 1994, although only the first two series bore that title on screen. ... Jessica in the episode The Cemetery Vote Murder, She Wrote is a popular, long-running television mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher. ...

See also

Canada has adopted the NTSC and ATSC television transmission standards without any alterations. ... The Biography Channel Canada is a Canadian category 1 digital cable television channel. ... Bio- can be a prefix for many words, including: Biography Biology See also Bi- (prefix) Bio (graffiti tagger) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Biography Channel is an American digital cable television channel owned by A&E and based on the television series of the same name. ... // Below is a numerical representation of the DirecTV channel lineup. ... This is a list of the channels receivable from DISH Network. ... The following is a list of cable and satellite networks broadcasting in the United States, organized by genre. ...

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The Biography Channel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (227 words)
The Biography Channel is an American digital cable television channel owned by AandE and based on the television series of the same name.
A version of the channel also airs on Sky Digital and cable television in the United Kingdom and a version of the channel also broadcasts in Canada owned by Rogers Media.
It is a digital cable, category 1 television channel in Canada.
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