This Day in Jewish History 1949: TV Premiere for the 'Most Jewish Show Ever'

Making the successful leap from radio to TV, Gertrude Berg's sitcom, 'The Goldbergs' earned her the first primetime Emmy for best comedy actress.

On January 10, 1949, “The Goldbergs,” a popular long-running radio show, had its television premiere on CBS. The weekly show, about a...