Television Channel History (Part 3)

TV Channels: ABC - BBC - CBC - CBS - CNN - ESPN - FOX TV - HBO - ITV - MTV - NBC - WABC - YouTube

Events in Film & TV

Events 401 - 600 of 865

  • 1956-07-29 WCKT (now WSVN) TV channel 7 in Miami, FL (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-01 KRCR TV channel 7 in Redding-Chico, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-05 KUAM TV channel 8 in Agana, GU (CBS/ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-05 WCYB TV channel 5 in Bristol-Kingsport, VA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-08 WDIQ (now KMCT) TV channel 2 in Dozier, AL (PBS) begins
  • 1956-08-12 KOTI TV channel 2 in Klamath Falls, OR (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-13 WBIR TV channel 10 in Knoxville, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-21 WTVW TV channel 7 in Evansville, IN (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-08-26 KREY TV channel 10 in Montrose, CO (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-09-01 KELP (now KCOS) TV channel 13 in El Paso, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-09-10 WSYE (now WETM) TV channel 18 in Elmira-Corning, NY (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1956-10-13 WAGM TV channel 8 in Presque Isle, ME (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins
  • 1956-12-03 KFSA (now KFSM) TV channel 5 in Ft Smith, AR (CBS) 1st broadcast
  • 1956-12-15 KGW TV channel 8 in Portland, OR (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956-12-15 WRAL TV channel 5 in Raleigh-Durham, NC (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-01-21 KSAT TV channel 12 in San Antonio, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-02-11 KUMV TV channel 8 in Williston, ND (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-03-01 KTWO TV channel 2 in Casper, WY (NBC/ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-03-18 WTWV (now WTVA) TV channel 9 in Tupelo-Columbus, MS (NBC) begins
  • 1957-04-01 WYES TV channel 12 in New Orleans, LA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-04-15 KTVI TV channel 2 in Saint Louis, MO (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-04-25 WUHY TV channel 35 in Philadelphia, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-04-28 WSOC TV channel 9 in Charlotte, NC (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-05-22 KBTX TV channel 3 in Bryan, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-05-28 WPSD TV channel 6 in Paducah, KY (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-07-01 WRLP TV channel 32 in Greenfield/Keene/Brat, MA (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1957-07-24 KTVC TV channel 6 in Ensign, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-01 WAVY TV channel 10 in Portsmouth-Norfolk, VA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-01 WHC (now WPXI) TV channel 11 in Pittsburgh, PA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1957-09-01 WTLV TV channel 12 in Jacksonville, FL (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-03 KTCA TV channel 2 in St Paul-Minneapolis, MN (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-07 WWL TV channel 4 in New Orleans, LA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-17 KETV TV channel 7 in Omaha, NB (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-23 WTIC TV channel 61 in Hartford, CT (CBS/FOX) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-09-30 WKYT TV channel 27 in Lexington, KY (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-10-07 KOAC TV channel 7 in Corvallis, OR (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-10-22 KJAC TV channel 4 in Port Arthur-Beaumont, TX (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1957-10-27 WOWL TV channel 15 in Florence, AL (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-10-27 WPTA TV channel 21 in Fort Wayne, IN (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-10-28 WMVS TV channel 10 in Milwaukee, WI (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-10-30 WLWI (now WTHR) TV channel 13 in Indianapolis, IN (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • 1957-10-30 WYTV TV channel 33 in Youngstown, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-11-01 KVII TV channel 7 in Amarillo, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-11-01 KXGN TV channel 5 in Glendive, MT (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-11-01 WICZ TV channel 40 in Binghamton, NY (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-11-07 WEEQ (now WWTO) TV channel 35 in La Salle, IL (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1957-11-17 WBOY TV channel 12 in Clarksburg, WV (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-11-26 WCVB TV channel 5 in Boston, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957-12-22 KWRB (now KFNE) TV channel 10 in Lander-Riverton, WY (ABC) begins
  • 1958-01-01 WMBD TV channel 31 in Peoria, IL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-01-06 WIPR TV channel 6 in San Juan, PR (PBS) begins broadcasting

  • 1958-01-20 KUED TV channel 7 in Salt Lake City, UT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-01-21 KMOT TV channel 10 in Minot, ND (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-01-22 KRSD (now KEVN) TV channel 7 in Rapid City, SD (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • 1958-02-01 WFTV TV channel 9 in Orlando, FL (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-02-02 WRIK (now WLUZ) TV channel 7 in Ponce, PR (PTC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-02-08 KIRO TV channel 7 in Seattle, WA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-02-11 WTVC TV channel 9 in Chattanooga, TN (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-02-17 WETV (now WPBA) TV channel 30 in Atlanta, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-03-03 KTVU TV channel 2 in Oakland-San Francisco, CA (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1958-03-05 KDUH TV channel 4 in Scottsbluff-Hay Spring, NB (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • 1958-03-15 KULR TV channel 8 in Billings, MT (NBC/ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-04-01 KVIQ TV channel 6 in Eureka, CA (NBC/ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-05-05 KNME TV channel 5 in Albuquerque, NM (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-09-02 KAYS TV channel 7 in Hays, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-09-05 WKPC TV channel 15 in Louisville, Kentucky (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-09-10 WJCT TV channel 7 in Jacksonville, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-09-14 WTAE TV channel 4 in Pittsburgh, PA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-09-22 KTVK TV channel 3 in Phoenix, AZ (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-10-05 KRTV TV channel 3 in Great Falls, MT (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-10-08 KCMT TV channel 7 in Alexandria, MN (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-10-12 WJRT TV channel 12 in Flint, MI (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-10-27 WEDU TV channel 3 in Tampa-St Petersburg, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-11-05 KGLD (now KSNG) TV channel 11 in Garden City, KS (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1958-11-10 WUFT TV channel 5 in Gainesville, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-11-17 KAII TV channel 7 in Wailuku, HI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-11-28 KCOO (now KABY) TV channel 9 in Aberdeen, SD (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-11-30 WKBW TV channel 7 in Buffalo, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-12-02 KNOP TV channel 2 in North Platte, NB (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1958-12-05 WTOL TV channel 11 in Toledo, OH (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-01-12 KOED TV channel 11 in Tulsa, OK (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-01-24 WHCT TV channel 18 in Hartford, CT (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-01-26 KOKH TV channel 25 in Oklahoma City, OK (IND/PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-02-01 WVUE TV channel 8 in New Orleans, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-02-23 KVIE TV channel 6 in Sacramento-Stockton, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-03-08 KUAT TV channel 6 in Tucson, AZ (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-03-15 WILX TV channel 10 in Lansing, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-03-30 WNED TV channel 17 in Buffalo, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-04-14 KDIN TV channel 11 in Des Moines, IA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-04-24 WICD TV channel 15 in Champaign, IL (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-04-28 KLOE TV channel 10 in Goodland, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-04-28 KPLR TV channel 11 in Saint Louis, MO (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-05-16 WTOM TV channel 4 in Cheboygan, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-07-01 WVTV TV channel 18 in Milwaukee, WI (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-07-06 WENH TV channel 11 in Durham, NH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-08-01 WAAY TV channel 31 in Huntsville, AL (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-09-14 WQEX TV channel 16 in Pittsburgh, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-10-11 KTHI TV channel 11 in Fargo-Grand Forks, ND (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-10-14 WMUB (now WPTO) TV channel 14 in Oxford, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-10-15 KNDO TV channel 23 in Yakima, WA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959-10-20 WABG TV channel 6 in Greenwood-Greenville, MS (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • 1959-11-08 KJTV (now KGET) TV channel 17 in Bakersfield, CA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1959-11-28 KOMC (now KSNK) TV channel 8 in McCook - Oberlin, NB (NBC) begins
  • 1960-02-29 KRET TV channel 23 in Richardson, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-03-17 WSLA (now WAKA) TV channel 8 in Selma, AL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-04-02 KPEC TV channel 56 in Lakewood Center-Tacoma, WA (PBS) 1st broadcast
  • 1960-04-28 WIPM TV channel 3 in Mayaguez, PR (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-05-13 WOLE TV channel 12 in Aguadillo, PR
  • 1960-05-15 KHVO TV channel 13 in Hilo, HI (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-05-23 WGTV TV channel 8 in Athens-Atlanta, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-06-01 WDTV TV channel 5 in Clarksburg-Weston, WV (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-06-12 KORN (now KDLT) TV channel 5 in Mitchell-Sioux Falls, SD (ABC) begins
  • 1960-07-12 XEWT TV channel 12 in Tijuana-San Diego, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-07-31 KSOO (now KSFY) TV channel 13 in Sioux Falls, SD (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1960-09-14 KERA TV channel 13 in Dallas, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-09-20 WFSU TV channel 11 in Tallahassee, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-10-01 KCBY TV channel 11 in Coos Bay, OR (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-10-05 KEYC TV channel 12 in Mankato, MN (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-10-10 WGTE TV channel 30 in Toledo, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-10-19 KWCS (now KOOG) TV channel 30 in Ogden, UT (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1960-11-07 KNRR TV channel 12 in Pembina, ND (IND) begins broadcsting
  • 1961-01-21 KIFI TV channel 8 in Idaho Falls, Idaho (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-01-30 KAET TV channel 8 in Phoenix, AZ (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-02-06 KOAP TV channel 10 in Portland, OR (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-03-29 KCPT TV channel 19 in Kansas City, MO (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-06-18 KBMT TV channel 12 in Beaumont, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-07-01 KNDU TV channel 25 in Richland-Pasco-Kennew, WA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1961-07-05 KUSD TV channel 2 in Vermillion, SD (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-07-22 WBNB TV channel 10 in Charlotte Amaile, VI (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-09-16 WLKY TV channel 32 in Louisville, Kentucky (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-09-25 KTPS TV channel 62 in Tacoma, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-10-01 KGIN TV channel 11 in Grand Island, NB (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-10-01 WOLO TV channel 25 in Columbia, SC (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-10-01 WYAH TV channel 27 in Portsmouth, VA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-10-02 WETA TV channel 26 in Washington, D.C. (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-10-02 WHRO TV channel 15 in Hampton-Norfolk, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-10-03 KMED (now KTVL) TV channel 10 in Medford, OR (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-11-13 WCBB TV channel 10 in Augusta, ME (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-11-20 WPLG TV channel 10 in Miami, FL (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-11-27 KHAW TV channel 11 in Hilo, HI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-12-04 WXGA TV channel 8 in Waycross, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-12-18 KAIL TV channel 53 in Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1961-12-23 KICU TV channel 43 in Visalia-Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-02-08 KACB TV channel 3 in San Angelo, TX (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-03-15 KATU TV channel 2 in Portland, OR (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-05-02 WMHT TV channel 17 in Schenectady-Alby-Tro, NY (PBS) 1st broadcast
  • 1962-06-03 WBKO TV channel 13 in Bowling Green, KY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-06-15 WWUP TV channel 10 in Sault Ste Marie, MI (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-06-26 WSEC (now WLRN) TV channel 17 in Miami, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-07-04 KIKU (now KHNL) TV channel 13 in Honolulu, HI (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1962-09-01 KATC TV channel 3 in Lafayette, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-09 WNYS (now WIXT) TV channel 9 in Syracuse, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-10 KLRN TV channel 9 in San Antonio, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-10 WDCN TV channel 8 in Nashville, TN (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-11 KVCR TV channel 24 in San Bernardino, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-15 WOKR TV channel 13 in Rochester, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-16 Public TV channel 13 begins in NYC
  • 1962-09-24 KWSU TV channel 10 in Pullman, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-30 KCRL TV channel 4 in Reno, NV (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-09-30 KMEX TV channel 34 in Los Angeles, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-10-01 WEDH TV channel 24 in Hartford, CT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-10-15 WLOX TV channel 13 in Biloxi-Gulfport, MS (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-10-16 KTXT TV channel 5 in Lubbock, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-10-23 WCIV TV channel 4 in Charleston, South Carolina (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-11-01 KYVE TV channel 47 in Yakima, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-11-01 WNYC TV channel 31 in New York, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-11-01 WZZM TV channel 13 in Grand Rapids, MI (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-11-19 KOET (now KULC) TV channel 9 in Ogden, UT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-11-25 WBJA (now WMGC) TV channel 34 in Binghamton, NY (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • 1962-12-01 KGMB TV channel 9 in Honolulu, HI (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962-12-18 WAIQ TV channel 26 in Montgomery, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-01-01 WTEV (now WLNE) TV channel 6 in Providence RI begins broadcasting
  • 1963-01-03 WOUB TV channel 20 in Athens, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-03-15 WFAN TV channel 14 in Washington, D.C. (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-03-18 WGSF TV channel 31 in Newark, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-03-25 KWHY TV channel 22 in Los Angeles, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-07-15 KAIT TV channel 8 in Jonesboro, AR (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-08-01 WQAD TV channel 8 in Moline, IL (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-09-07 WCTI TV channel 12 in New Bern, NC (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-09-12 WHYY TV channel 12 in Wilmington, DE (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-09-15 WNTV TV channel 29 in Greenville, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-09-16 WVAN TV channel 9 in Savannah, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-09-23 WMEB TV channel 12 in Orono, ME (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-10-14 WGHP TV channel 8 in Greensboro-High Point, NC (ABC) begins
  • 1963-10-20 WITV TV channel 7 in Charleston, South Carolina (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963-11-28 WHNT TV channel 19 in Huntsville, AL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-01-01 KNMT TV channel 12 in Walker, MN (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-01-01 KTVS TV channel 3 in Sterling, CO (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-01-19 KFME TV channel 13 in Fargo, North Dakota (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-02-06 WCIU TV channel 26 in Chicago, IL (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-02-10 WBGU TV channel 27 in Bowling Green, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-02-17 WMEM TV channel 10 in Presque Isle, ME (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-03-12 WKAB TV channel 32 in Montgomery, AL (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-03-16 KCOY TV channel 12 in Santa Maria, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-05-04 KIII TV channel 3 in Corpus Christi, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-08-10 WJSP TV channel 28 in Columbus, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-08-28 WEWS-TV Channel 5's "Upbeat" debuts in Cleveland
  • 1964-09-13 WKEF TV channel 22 in Dayton, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-09-14 WCVE TV channel 23 in Richmond, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964-10-01 WSJU TV channel 18 in Carolina, PR begins broadcasting