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Guglielmo Marconi (1874-1937), Italian inventor of the radio. Marconi had developed his first radio equipment by the age of 21. He then established Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company in London (1897). He made the first transmission across the English Channel (1899) and the first trans- Atlantic transmission (1901). He won the Nobel Prize for Physics (1909). He later developed short-wave radio and established a global radio telegraph network. Photograph published 10 September 1927 in Voltiana, Como, Italy.
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