Father of Radio


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Noun1.Father of Radio - United States electrical engineer who in 1907 patented the first triode vacuum tube, which made it possible to detect and amplify radio waves (1873-1961)
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Rudolph Goldberg, the father of Radio WM presenter Adrian, arrived in Britain as a 13-year-old boy on a Kindertransport rescue mission.
The 1912 Marconigram, transcribed in pencil, was sent from New York by Guglielmo Marconi, the father of radio, to the Tyne-built SS Carpathia.
Just two years ago, with much fanfare, the Gilbarco name was rebranded as Marconi both to reposition the company and tie it to the father of radio and to the concept of innovation.