Canadian Television in the 1950ís and 1960ís
My report is on Canadian television in the 1950ís and 1960ís.† I am going to tell you about the history of Canadian television, interesting facts on Canadian TV, important shows on early Canadian TV and the future of Canadian TV.
The first TV was invented in 1927 but Canadian TV did not
start until 1952.† The CBC began TV with
two stations, on in
Early Canadian TV showed many important programs.† One of the first important shows was the
crowning of Queen Elizabeth in 1953.†
Another important show was the first televised federal election in 1957.† The first election debate was shown on TV in
1968.† News stories on the Springhill
mine disaster in 1956 and the Cuban missile crises in 1962 were shown on
TV.† The show Mr. Rogers started in
TVs have changed a lot.† In the future, I think TVs will listen to your voice and do what you say.† I also think that flat screen TVs will go right into the kitchen counter.
In this project I learned a lot about Canadian TV shows.† I also learned some things about Canadian History.† I hope when you read my report you learn some things too.