60 Minutes, the most successful broadcast in television history. Offering hard-hitting investigative reports, interviews, feature segments, and profiles of people in the news, the CBS News magazine has been the number-one program a record five times. It also finished among Nielsen's annual top-10 list for 23 consecutive seasons - a record never even approached by another program. The program has won more Emmy Awards than any other primetime broadcast, including a special Lifetime Achievement Emmy. It has also won virtually every other broadcast journalism award, plus 15 Peabody awards for excellence in television broadcasting. 60 Minutes was created in 1968 by Don Hewitt and premiered on CBS September 24th of that year.
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60 Minutes was one of the most popular Tv Shows that year. That Tv Show won Golden Globe Best Television Series - Drama in 1979. This was Jeff Fager’s 1st Tv Show. 60 Minutes was one of this most popular pieces. If you liked that Tv Show, you should also try Dateline NBC, 20/20, and 48 Hours.