World Television Day 2021:- Know the date, history and importance

 In 1996, the United Nations proclaimed November 21 as World Television day. This day commemorates the date, when first World television forum was held.

The first electronic television was invented by 21 year old inventor Philo Taylor Farnsworth in 1927

World Television day is celebrated on November 21. This day commemorates the date, when first World television forum was held. The consumption of television videos or programmes has been growing rapidly. Many other online streaming platforms are increasing day by day but they haven’t take the position of television yet.

Television is a major source of information and globalisation. It impacts the decision-making of the people. Most of the people watch news and get information from television only. They don’t prefer any other medium over television.

World Television Day 2021:- History

In 1996, the United Nations proclaimed November 21 as World Television day. On 21 and 22 November 1996, first World Television forum was held, where leading media figures met under the auspices of the United Nations to discuss the growing significance of television in today’s changing world and to consider how they might enhance their mutual cooperation.

The first electronic television was invented by 21 year old inventor Philo Taylor Farnsworth in 1927. With the passage of time, many changes take place in television, sizes and quality of television has also been changing.

World Television Day 2021:- Significance

In the modern world, television becomes the essential product in the house. The house seems incomplete without television. There are number of channels available on the television, which can watch anyone according to the preferences. News channels, sports, education, entertainment channels are telecasted on television. It provides effective information and knowledge to people of all the age groups.

The United Nations promote not only the physical form of television but also the information which it provides to people. This information further becomes the decision-making and opinion of the people. Television is the way to connect the one corner of the world to the other corner.

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