Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the 234th thread of ABS-CBN Kapamilya PExTalk 234!
- One of ABS-CBN Corporation's roots, Bolinao Electronics Corp., was founded in 1946 by the Father of Philippine Television, the American James Lindenberg (December 20, 1921 - April 28, 2009). Hence, 65 years of existence.
- In 1951, a partnership was formed by James Lindenberg and Antonio Quirino (brother of Philippine President Elpidio Quirino) to form ABS (Alto Broadcasting System) in 1952.
- The 1st official (and commercial) television broadcast of ABS (merged with Lopez-owned CBN on 1957 to form present ABS-CBN but corporate name wasn't changed to ABS-CBN until 1967) was on October 23, 1953 (58 years of Television).
Current ABS-CBN Headquarters (ELJ Building):