Events in Film & Television in December 1961

  • Dec 4 WXGA TV channel 8 in Waycross, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting

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Dec 13 "The Young Ones" directed by Sidney J. Furie, starring Cliff Richard, Robert Morley and Carole Gray premieres in London

  • Dec 15 Equal access rule, political parties get TV broadcasting time
  • Dec 18 KAIL TV channel 53 in Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Dec 23 KICU TV channel 43 in Visalia-Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting