On this day in 1896 - GUGLIELMO MARCONI invented THE RADIO and received a U.S. patent.

 

This Nobel Prize winning physicist went on to do mornings on

”The Mighty 10-90, with stax-of-wax from the back of the racks so you hep-cats can jump, jive, dip & dive. We’ve got news at the top & bottom of every hour and weather & traffic on the 8s. We’ll tell you all about the donkey cart tie up on the cobblestone freeway.”

 

 

Or so I’ve heard....