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1959 in Canadian television

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List of years in Canadian television

The following is a list of events affecting Canadian television in 1959. Events listed include television show debuts, finales, cancellations, and channel launches.

Notable events


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Television shows


Programs on-air this year

Television stations


Date Market Station Channel Affiliation Ref.
January 15 Dawson Creek, British Columbia CJDC-TV 5 CBC Television
June 17 Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador CBYT 5 CBC Television (via CBHT/Halifax, NS)
July 7 Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan CHAB-TV 4 CBC Television
October 17 Carleton, Quebec CHAU-TV 5 Radio-Canada
October 18 Cornwall, Ontario CJSS-TV 8 CBC Television
December 21 Moncton, New Brunswick CBAFT 11 Radio-Canada

See also


  1. ^ “Evolution of a Broadcaster: CBC’s First 75 Years”. Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
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