|Launched||January 1, 1999|
|Owned by||A&E Television Networks|
|Audience share||0. New Year See also New Year The Ancient Romans began their consular year on January 1st since 153 BC Year 1999 ( MCMXCIX) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar) A&E (Arts & Entertainment Television Networks is a media company that owns several TV networks on cable and satellite. 1% (Jan '06, )|
|Headquarters||Newark, New Jersey, United States|
|Sister channel(s)||A&E Network, The History Channel, History International|
|DISH Network||Channel 119|
|Available on many cable systems||Check Local Listings for channels|
|IPTV over ADSL|
|TELUS TV in Canada||Channel 149|
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As of August 2006, the Biography Channel became the exclusive home for the Biography series, which was also dropped by A&E.
On Monday, July 16, 2007, the Biography Channel unveiled a new logo, a new tagline ("True Story") and revamped its on-air look and feel. Events 622 - The beginning of the Islamic calendar. 1054 - Three Roman legates fractured relations between the Western and Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. Although the channel will refer to itself as Bio in much of its branding, the Biography Channel name is still in use as a subheading within the channel logo and for other network business.