Events in Film & TV on July 5

  • 1953 WANC TV channel 21 in Asheville, NC (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 The BBC broadcasts its first television news bulletin.
  • 1961 KUSD TV channel 2 in Vermillion, SD (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 2017 Volvo Cars announces all new models by 2019 will be either hybrids or battery powered, 1st automaker to do so