Posted by: Frederick Cornwell Sanders | 2013/10/06

“October 6, 1889” by Rick Sanders

English: I took photo of Thomas Edision at Nat...

Thomas Edison at the National Portrait Gallery. Public domain. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

It was in October 6th, 1889, that the American inventor, Thomas Edison, shows his first motion picture. This starts the film industry in the United States.

By October 6th, 1927, the opening of The Jazz Singer, the first prominent talking movie was presented. This was one film that started “the talkies” as a film advancement.



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