The first weather-satellite picture of the earth

The first successful weather satellite was TIROS-1, and on April 1, 1960, TIROS-1 gave us the first weather-satellite picture of the earth. It does seem, however, that the pioneering first picture from TIROS-1 is not the one usually shown, but this one (which has a few glitches, but is worth preserving as an historic image):

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