“Japan-U.S. Relay” and Muhammad Ali (Video)

Year: 1967

Composer Toshiro Mayuzumi relayed a satellite broadcast from a studio in New York to Tokyo under the title of “Japan-U.S. Space Relay.” The first Nippon TV New York bureau chief interviewed Muhammad Ali about a “Message to the Japanese” before broadcasting the world heavyweight boxing championship at the world’s first indoor baseball stadium, the Astrodome (Houston).

Source: Provided by Nippon Television
Added Date: 03/15/2021