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            List of years in television       (table)
 1924 .  1925 .  1926 .  1927  . 1928  . 1929  . 1930 
1931 1932 1933 -1934- 1935 1936 1937
 1938 .  1939 .  1940 .  1941  . 1942  . 1943  . 1944 
       In radio: 1931 1932 1933 -1934- 1935 1936 1937     
          In film : 1931 1932 1933 -1934- 1935 1936 1937     

The year 1934 in television involved some significant events. Below is a list of television-related events in 1934.

EventsEdit

  • March 31 - The agreement for joint experimental transmissions by the BBC and John Logie Baird's company comes to an end.
  • May 16 - The Seldon Committee is set up to investigate the feasibility of a public television service in the UK.
  • July 11 - In the U.S., the Communications Act of 1934 stipulates that commercial television stations "operate in the public interest, convenience, and necessity." The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is charged with the responsibility of enforcing the act.
  • August 25 - Philo Farnsworth gives the world's first public demonstration of a complete all-electronic television system at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia.
  • November 5 - First television broadcasts in the USSR.
  • Late 1934 - Zworykin increases the number of scanning lines in electronic television from 240 lines at 24 frames per second to 343 lines at 30 frame/s.


BirthsEdit

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