WTC twin towers fall voted ‘Most Memorable TV Moment’

November 14th, 2007 - 2:19 am ICT by admin  
Coming in second in the 2000 Brit viewers on behalf of digital TV service Freeview was Princess Diana’s funeral 10 years ago.

Third place went to Neil Armstrong’s historic 1969lunar landing in which he famously said: “That’s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind”, reports

The top five was rounded off by the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and Bob Geldof telling 1.5 billion viewers to “give us your f…g money” at a Live Aid concert to raise funds for famine relief in Ethiopia, which came in fourth and fifth place respectively.

The list for the top ten ‘The Most Memorable TV Moment Of The Past 50 Years’ as per Freeview is:

1. Fall of Twin Towers

2. Princess Diana’s funeral

3. Neil Armstrong’s lunar landing

4. Fall of Berlin Wall

5. Geldof’s Live Aid concert

6. Two Ronnies’ famous Four Candles comedy sketch

7. Ricky Gervais’s dance in ‘The Office’

8. Monty Python’s Dead Parrot sketch

9. England in the 1966 football World Cup

10. US President John F. Kennedy’s assassination (ANI)

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