The famous show that began airing in the 1960s and was geared toward teens was called American Bandstand.What was the television like in the 1960s?
By the beginning of the 1960s, there had been about 52 million TV sets in households across the US, making television more ubiquitous. Broadcasts were slowly but surely transitioning from black and white to color. The 1960s truly ushered in a new era of TV programming. This trend continued throughout the decade - and then some new developments.