1951 In TV Trivia
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1) What police drama debuts on NBC from 1951 to 1959 on January 3?
2) What is an American television
program for children in the 1950s, a general science experiments show,
that explained the science behind ordinary things, that debuts on NBC on
- Mr. Magic
Watch Mr. Wizard
first acting roles were as a child in television series, including a
lead role in the Western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters
Who is the American television and film actor born on March
- Charles Bronson
- Dan O'Herlihy
- Kurt Russell
March 22, RCA introduces an eight-pound monochrome television camera
with a 53-pound backpack transmitter, both operated by batteries. It is
the first portable television camera.
5) Who is the
American actor and comedian born in Chicago, Illinois on July 21, 1951?
- James Edwards
- Robert Montgomery
- Robin Williams
6) On August 11,
the first baseball game is televised in color, a double-header between
the Brooklyn Dodgers.
What is the other team?
- Atlanta Braves
- Boston Braves
- Milwaukee Braves
7) The first live sporting event
seen coast-to-coast, a college football game between Duke University and
the University of Pittsburgh, is televised on September 22.
network broadcast the game?
8) On September 29,
CBS broadcasts the first American football game in color, between the
University of California and the University of Pennsylvania.
was the game played?
- Los Angeles
- New York City
9) The first live coast-to-coast network telecast of a World Series game
on October 3.
10) She is an American film and television actress born on
December 5, 1951 in Los Angeles, California. She is possibly
best-known for her role in the 1980s primetime soap opera
Dallas, where she portrayed Katherine Wentworth, the scheming
younger half-sister of Pamela Ewing and Cliff Barnes.
- Morgan Brittany
- Elizabeth Cupito
- Pamela Morgan