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In the 20th century, Television became the dominant communications medium and, though viewers are increasingly migrating to online and mobile viewing platforms, there's no sign TV is going anywhere soon. The death of a well-known TV personality can leave us with a collective sense of loss and feelings of nostalgia for the shows and people we grew up watching. This memorial site was created to honor and remember TV figures who have impacted our lives.
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11/26/1933 - 1/18/2015

Remembering the life, death and television legacy of Tony Verna

PALM DESERT, Calif. (AP) - Tony Verna, a television director and producer who invented instant replay for live sports 51 years ago, has died. He was 81. Verna died Sunday at his Palm Desert home after battling acute lymphoblastic leukemia, daughter Tracy Soiseth said. CBS used instant replay for the first time in the Dec. 7, 1963 Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia, after Verna developed a method to cue the tape to pinpoint the play he wanted to immediately air again. He said he...
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