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1984-1985 Television Season

The 1984-1985 television season is the 39th network season in the United States television history. It began on Monday, September 24, 1984 and ended on Sunday, May 26, 1985. The effective start date of the 1984-85 season for the purposes of audience measurement was September 24, 1984 through September 22, 1985.

Demographic Estimates

Universe estimates used to calculate a program or network's rating within that particular demographic for the 1984-85 television season.

DemographicPopulationShare
Households84,900,000
Persons 2+234,324,000

Events

1984

October

  1. AMC is launched as American Movie Classics.

1985

January

  1. VH1 is launched as VH-1: Video Hits One.

June

  1. Discovery is launched as The Discovery Channel.

July

  1. Nick at Nite is launched.

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