9 World’s Most Watched Television Broadcasts Ever
TV is becoming the crucial part of human being to know information or entertainment, there are thousands of TV Channels in the world telecasting in different languages and Topics. In 1969, the Event of Man landed and walk on the Moon is still considered as the great and interesting event in the history, despite the record missed for many reasons including the broadcasting limited for some countries, the availability of television less, which occurred in the midnight. 2008 Olympics opening Ceremony watched by billions of peoples worldwide, the exact statistic clears around 2 billion watched live event of Olympic. Here the 10 top watched Television events on Earth shown in the below list.
9. Spring Festival Gala
Spring Festival Gala is the Chinese New Year Special Produced by China central Television (CCTV-2) in 2012, the event telecasted in standard mandarin language.
Total Viewers: 135,000,000
8. Jhon F.Kennedy Funeral
Jhon F. Kennedy is the 35th President of United States, and the funeral took place in Washington D.C in November 25, 1963, the funeral event broadcasted in many TV Channels.
Total Viewers: 180,000,000
7. Wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton
The event took place on 29 April 2011 at Westminster Abbey in London the groom is Prince William and the bride Catherine Middleton.
Total Viewers: 350,000,000
6. 2011 Cricket World Cup Semi Final
The Semifinal match between India vs. Pakistan, the event broadcasted live on ESPN Star which held on 30 March 2011 in Mohali Stadium, Punjab, India.
Total Viewers: 400,000,000
5. Aloha from Hawaii
It is a Music concert mainly presented by Elvis Presley and was broadcast live via satellite on January 14, 1973, the satellite made availability watch most people’s from Americas and Europe.
Total Viewers: 400-500 Million
4. First Human Walk on surface of the Moon
The first mission to the moon with 3 crew landed successfully and walked on the moon in the Apollo spacecraft, the spacecraft landed on July 16, 1969.
Total Viewers: 530,000,000
3. 2006 FIFA World Cup Final
The football Match between Italy and France which took place on 2006 in Olympiastadion, Berlin, with the stadium attendance of 69,000 spectators.
Total Viewers: 715,000,000
2. Rescue of Chilean Miners
Famously known as 2010 Copiapo mining accident, is the 121 old copper mining area and one of the driest and harshest regions on earth and the survival of miners broadcasted live on television worldwide, watched by around billion viewers.
Total Viewers: 1,000,000,000
1. 2008 Olympics opening Ceremony
This event was held at Beijing National Stadium in China, featuring over 14,000 performers in the different section, the opening ceremony lasted about 4 hours and reported to have cost US$ 100 million to produce.
Total Viewers: 2,000,000,000