Where were you when news hit that Richard Nixon has resigned?  Or - when man landed on  the Moon?  O.J. Simpson?  Who shot J.R.?

A new survey commissioned by Sony Entertainment and Nielsen asked people about their most-memorable television moments over the last 50 years.  On top:  the events of September 11th, 2001.

THE LIST

1. Sept. 11 terrorist attacks (2001).

2. Hurricane Katrina (2005).

3. The O.J. Simpson verdict (1995).

4. The Challenger space shuttle explodes (1986).

5. Death of Osama bin Laden (2011).

6. The O.J. Simpson White Bronco chase (1994).

7. The Japanese earthquake and tsunami (2011).

8. Columbine school shooting (1999).

9. BP oil spill in Gulf of Mexico (2010).

10. Princess Diana’s funeral (1997).

11. Death of Whitney Houston (2012).

12. Capture and execution of Saddam Hussein (2006).

13. Barack Obama Election Night speech (2008)

14. Prince William and Kate Middleton wedding (2011).

15. John F. Kennedy assassination (1963).

16. Oklahoma City bombing (1995).

17. Bush/Gore disputed election (2000).

18. Los Angeles riots, Rodney King beating (1992).

19. Casey Anthony murder trial verdict (2011).

20. John F. Kennedy funeral (1963).

What was YOUR most memorableTV  moment?

 

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