The experimental station, W6XAO, airs The Crooked Circle (1932) to the few television owners in the Los Angeles Area. This is the very first time that a full-length movie is shown on television.
First mass-produced mechanical television.
First mechanical televisions made available for sale. Sold at the annual Radio Exhibition of 1928.Invented by John Logie Baird.
Inventor John Logie Baird’s company, Baird Television Development Company of London, performed the first transatlantic television broadcast from London to New York. The distorted transmission was of a man and woman turning their heads.