Graphic Design in 1949

·        January 11 – The first “networked” television broadcasts take place, as KDKA-TV in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania goes on air, connecting east coast and mid-west programming in the United State. ·        January 28 – Stalin and anti-Semitism: the media in Soviet Union resume a savage propaganda campaign against “rootless cosmopolitans”, a euphemism for soviet Jews, accusing them for being pro-Western antisocialist. ·        March 24 – The 21 st Academy Awards ceremony is held. The movie Hamlet win the Academy Awards for Best Picture. ·        March 25 – A first issued of weekly magazine Paris Match published in France. ·        April 14 – the N'Ko alphabet is held to have been completed by Solomana Kante. ·        June 24 – The first television western, Hopalong Cassidy, airs on NBC in the United States. ·        September 29 – The First Plenary Session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference approves a design for the Flag of the People's R