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What was popular on TV in 1980?

What was popular on TV in 1980?

Top-rated United States television programs of 1980–81

Rank Program Network
1 Dallas CBS
2 The Dukes of Hazzard
3 60 Minutes
4 M*A*S*H

What TV channels were there in 1980?

Cable Television in the 1980’s

  • TBS Superstation.
  • HBO.
  • Nickelodeon/Nick at Nite.
  • The Disney Channel.
  • USA Network.
  • WGN.

Which new TV Programmes began in the 1980?

TV Series, Released between 1980-01-01 and 1980-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

  • Magnum, P.I. (1980–1988)
  • Too Close for Comfort (1980–1987) TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy.
  • Hi-de-Hi! ( 1980–1988)
  • Bosom Buddies (1980–1982)
  • Hammer House of Horror (1980)
  • It’s a Living (1980–1989)
  • Yes Minister (1980–1984)
  • Galactica 1980 (1980)

What was on UK TV 1983?

This is a list of British television-related events from 1983….Changes of network affiliation.

Shows Moved from Moved to
Des O’Connor Tonight BBC1 ITV
BBC Schools and Colleges programmes BBC2
Tell the Truth ITV Channel 4
WKRP in Cincinnati

How much was cable TV in the 80s?

Between 1980 and 1989, the average price of basic cable doubled to $16 from $8 a month, according to Paul Kagan Associates. Most local cable systems require customers to “buy through” the basic package before they can purchase their first pay TV channel, which typically costs an additional $10 a month.

Is the 80s set?

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What TV show started in 1983?

Debuting this year

Date Show Network
September 17 Saturday Supercade CBS
September 18 Hardcastle and McCormick ABC
September 19 Love Connection Syndication
Wheel of Fortune