Events in Film & Television in September 1959

  • Sep 12 "Bonanza" premieres on NBC-TV
  • Sep 14 WQEX TV channel 16 in Pittsburgh, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting

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Sep 19 Nikita Khrushchev is denied access to Disneyland

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev
  • Sep 28 "Hennesey" debuts on CBS-TV
  • Sep 29 "Many Loves Of Dobie Gillis" debuts on CBS-TV
  • Sep 29 "Philip Marlowe" debuts on ABC-TV