On This Day in Film and Television

19511st broadcast of Love of Life on CBS-TV

1953WFIE TV channel 14 in Evansville, IN (NBC) begins broadcasting

appears on TheEd SullivanShow for the 1st time

1961Maria Beale Fletcher (NC), 19, crowned 34th Miss America 1962

1962WNYS (now WIXT) TV channel 9 in Syracuse, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting

1963NBC expands The HuntleyBrinkley Report, their evening television news program, from 15 to 30 minutes

1967Debra Dene Barnes (Kansas), 20, crowned 40th Miss America 1968

1968WGIQ TV channel 43 in Louisville, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting read more