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Who invented the new television?
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What year was the television invented in America?
Television was invented in the year of 1948. 2nd Answer: The above answer is quite wrong. The first TV broadcast was in 1939 in New York, and the TV was invented by an Idaho farm boy named Philo Farnsworth, who invented many other things in his lifetime. His television, the first with no mechanical parts that could actually broadcast an image was demonstrated in 1929.