September 7, 1927 CE – Philo Farnsworth Creates the First Television Image

September 7, 1927 CE – Philo Farnsworth Creates the First Television ImageRate this post *Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons Among the many figures who managed to bring television into homes on a wide scale, none could be placed higher than American inventor Philo Farnsworth. Brilliant with electricity and physics, Farnsworth would go on to hold 300 patents all over the world, but those for the image dissector — the world’s first all-electronic TV — did more to change the trajectory of the way people consume news and entertainment than any other. On September 7, 1927, the 21-year-old Farnsworth tested a working version of his invention for the first time at his […]