1st B&W TV in 1961 when I was 6
1st indoor plumbing and toilet in 1969
1st family car in 1972
Left home for college in 1973 by train, and family still had B&W TV, and no phone or heating other than a coal fire in 1 room downstairs.
Retired in Jan, 2010 at 55
Now it's adventure before dementia