Day of Decision

Day of Decision is a Canadian historical drama television series which aired on CBC Television in 1959.

Day of Decision
Genrehistorical drama
Written byPaul Power
Presented byDavid Corbett
Narrated byDouglas Campbell
Country of originCanada
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
ProducerMichael Rothery
Production locationVancouver
Running time30 minutes
Original networkCBC Television
Original release22 February (1959-02-22) –
26 April 1959 (1959-04-26)


Each episode of this Vancouver-produced series began with a dramatic portrayal of a historical event, concluding at the point before the leading character must make a crucial decision. Then a panel discussed the circumstances of the drama and the decision involved. David Corbett was the show's moderator, with narration by Douglas Campbell.


This half-hour series was broadcast Sundays at 3:30 p.m. (Eastern) from 22 February to 26 April 1959.

External linksEdit

  • Allan, Blaine (1996). "Day of Decision". Queen's University. Archived from the original on 14 January 2015. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
  • Day of Decision at AllMovie