1951-1960

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  • Frst Colored Shows/commercals

    Frst Colored Shows/commercals
    on june 25 CBS broadcast the very first commercial color TV program but no one was able to see it because they had black and white tvs
  • Passanger Jets

    Passanger Jets
    The Comet, built by de Havilland, a British firm. The comet was the Backbone of the commercal fleet
  • Black Box

    Black Box
    Australian researcher David Warren invents a device to record cockpit noise and instruments during flight. it was also involved with the passanger jet known as the comet
  • Chevy Corvette

    Chevy Corvette
    Named after small, highly maneuverable naval escort ship, the show car is also known as the EX-122.
  • the first modern solar cell

    the first modern solar cell
    Two scientists, Calvin Fuller and Gerald Pearson of the famous Bell Laboratories. These two scientist created the first solar cell which was first just a theory
  • first nuclear powered submarine

    first nuclear powered submarine
    was launched on January 21, 1954 with First Lady Mamie Eisenhower
  • Microwave oven

    Microwave oven
    On October 25, 1955, Tappan Stove Company sold the first domestic microwave. The expensive ovens did not sell well. It has been estimated that more than 90% of American homes now have a microwave.
  • the first international pacemaker

    the first international pacemaker
    Dr. Rune Elmqvist, the developer of what was the first pacemaker in the world. Two electrodes connected to the pacemaker provided the energy to stimulate the heart.
  • First laser fired

    First laser fired
    The laser is a device that produces monochromatic
  • Polaris misslies fired

    Polaris misslies fired
    America's polaris missiles were already slated to replace the land-based missiles in Turkey