20th Century: 1953

There are about 100 operational computers in the world.

The first high-speed printer was developed by Remington-Rand. It was designed to be used with the UNIVAC computer.

The first plotter is invented by Remington-Rand.

The Colgate Comedy Hour on N.B.C. became the first TV show to broadcast in color on November 22, 1953.

The first broadcast of Panorama, the coronation of Elizabeth II, is the first of its kind to be broadcast on television.

The top film of 1953: From Here to Eternity

Copyright 1953 Columbia Pictures – Public Domain

Top Song of 1953: Percy Faith – Song From Moulin Rouge

Images from 1953:

Popeye the Sailor – 1953