Events in Film & Television in February 1948

  • Feb 5 "Nature of Things" science show premieres on NBC prime time
  • Feb 6 KNXT (now KCBS) TV channel 2 in Los Angeles, CA (CBS) 1st broadcast
  • Feb 9 WLWT TV channel 5 in Cincinnati, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • Feb 16 1st newsreel telecast, "20th Century Fox-Movietone News", shown on NBC