September 1927 - First success in the invention of television occurs by American inventor Philo Taylor Farnsworth. The complete electronic television system would be patented three years later on August
Philo T. Farnsworth: Inventor of the Television, unveiled his all-electronic television prototype - the first of its kind - made possible by his other inventions the 'image dissector' and the 'video camera tube'.
Philo Farnsworth, the inventor of the television had the idea of how it would work at the age of 14 while plowing potatoes. He built the first working prototype 7 years later but died at the age of 64 in relative obscurity due to a series of legal battles