The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Complete 55th Annual Peabody Awards (May 6, 1996)


Wes Unruh - 1/17/2013


33 recipients of the 55th Annual Peabody Awards were presented with awards on May 6, 1996 at the Walforf=Astoria Hotel in New York City. The winners were chosen by the Peabody board as the best in electronic media for the year 1995. Tom Brokaw emceed. Recipients included BBC Children`s International, BBC Bristol, BBC Lionheart, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, KFOR-TV, KOCO-TV, KWTV-TV, WCBS-TV, WFAA-TV, NBC, CBS and ABC News, among others. Winning shows included 20/20, Wallace and Gromit, Homicide: Life on the Street, Coming Out Under Fire, The Politician’s Wife, and Road Scholar. Full list of 1995 Winners: Link.