15 January 2012 archive

NBC Today at 60

On Friday, the American NBC network’s Today show celebrated 60 years of broadcasting. It is the longest-running morning television program in the world. Today began on 14 January 1952, hosted by Dave Garroway with newsreader Jim Fleming and panellist Jack Lescoulie.   The concept was created by NBC vice-president Sylvester (Pat) Weaver (father of Hollywood actress …

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