What year was the television set invented?

Answer The widely accepted date for the invention of television, according to Video University's "The Birth of Television," is Jan. 7,1927. It was then that Philo T. Farnsworth applied for the first paten... Read More »

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What year was cable television invented?

Cable television was invented in June 1948 by John Walson, an appliance store owner in Mahonoy City, Pennsylvania, to meet the needs of his customers. Originally called Community Antenna Television... Read More »

My daughter wants to know who invented the television?

There is no clear answer. These two men are the most likely inventors.--Philo T. Farnsworth and Vladimir Zworykin

How many people had television when it was invented?

Television broadcasting actually preceded television sets; the first broadcast drama in America was, "The Queen's Messenger," in 1928. TV officially made its debut with the 1939 World Fair broadcas... Read More »

When was cable television invented?

The use of cable installation to watch television stations reportedly began in November of 1949, according to the American Heritage website. An article in the "Sylvania News" referenced a man named... Read More »