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Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Floyd Patterson vs. Ingemar Johansson (1961)
Arguably, the first "pay TV" or "pay-per-view" event that ever occurred - certainly the first of major significance. Community arenas and public theaters brodcasted the event on closed-circuit and fans could watch for the price of a ticket.
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