Television and Radio

Timeline created by storcky
  • First transmitter and receivers

    First transmitter and receivers
    NIkola Tesla built his first working radio transmitter and reciver devices
  • First Trans-Atlantic transmission

    First Trans-Atlantic transmission
    First transmission of a radio signal across the Atlantic.
  • First transmission of the human voice over the radio

    First transmission of the human voice over the radio
    Reginald A. Fessenden made the first transmission of the human voice and also music through radio.
  • Creation of the Radio Corporation of America

    Creation of the Radio Corporation of America
  • First presidential Broadcast

    First presidential Broadcast
    Warren G. Harding was the first U.S. President heard on the radio, making a speech at Fort McHenry
  • First Presidential Adress radio Broadcast

    First Presidential Adress radio Broadcast
    President Coolidge's Adress to joint section of congress was broadcasted over radio
  • First radio speech broadcast by a U,S, President

    First radio speech broadcast by a U,S, President
    Calvin Coolidge gave the first radio speech by a U.S. President
  • First Cathode Raytube image

    First Cathode Raytube image
    Kenjiro Takayanagi of Japan transmitted a rough image on a cathode ray tube.
  • First long distance TV image

    First long distance TV image
    Commerce Secretary Herbert Hoover was the first successful image transmitted to television
  • Columba Phonograph Broadcasting Debut

    Columba Phonograph Broadcasting Debut
    Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System Debuts with a network of 16 radio stations.
  • FCC was created

    FCC was created
    The FCC ( Federal Communications Commission) was created, replacing the Federal Radio Commision
  • First F.M. radio public demonstration

    First F.M. radio public demonstration
    First public demonstration by Edwin Howard Armstrong
  • First broadcast from a commercial FM radio station

    First broadcast from a commercial FM radio station
  • Demonstration of color TV

    Demonstration of color TV
    R.C.A publicly domonstrated an all-electronic system of color TV
  • First televised White House address

    First televised White House address
    President Harry Truman Delivered the first televised White House address
  • Debut of C.N.N.

    Debut of C.N.N.