TV & Radio

First Television Broadcast

From “History Comes to Life” comes this first 1936 television broadcast. This is a filmed record (not a kinescope) of the first actual “public” television broadcast in the United States. (There were perhaps three receivers […]

Notable People

Wolfman Jack

Wolfman Jack Wolfman Jack was a famous disc jockey in America who was renowned for his gravelly voice and engaging personality. Jack, who was born as Bob Smith, was inspired to become a skillful DJ […]

Notable People

Captain Kangaroo

Weekday mornings were not complete for American kids unless Captain Kangaroo aired. This American TV series for kids aired from October 3, 1955, to December 8, 1984, on CBS. It is known to be the […]

Title Screen for Charlie's Angels -ABC TV
TV & Radio

CHARLIES ANGELS

Extraordinary ladies broke the mold of the male-dominated crime drama genre on television when Charlie’s Angels was aired from September 22, 1976, to June 24, 1981, on ABC. This series that lasted five seasons with […]

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EMERGENCY!

EMERGENCY! Produced by Universal Television and Mark VII Limited, this merging of action-adventure and medical drama in one American TV series aired from January 15, 1972, to May 28, 1977, on NBC. Emergency! Replaced The […]

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Dick Cavett Show

Aired in New York from 1968 to 1995, The Dick Cavett Show was hosted by author and comedy writer, Dick Cavett. It was a show broadcasted on ABC, CNBC, PBS, and USA television networks. It […]

Adam-12 TV Opening Screen
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ADAM-12

ADAM-12 The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) took the center stage when the police procedural TV drama, ADAM-12 was aired from September 21, 1968, to May 20, 1975. Jack Webb (creator of Dragnet) and Pete […]