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Marquess Guglielmo Marconi

Male 1874 - 1937  (63 years)    Has 2 ancestors and 2 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Guglielmo Marconi 
    Prefix Marquess 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Birth 25 Apr 1874  Bologna, Italia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 20 Jul 1937 
    Person ID I346911  Geneagraphie
    Links To This person is also Guglielmo Marconi at Wikipedia 
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2002 

    Father Giuseppe Marconi   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Annie Jameson,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F141072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Donna Maria Cristina Bezzi Scali,   b. 1 Apr 1900   d. Yes, date unknown 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2001 
    Family ID F137288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
      September 1895
      not with standing his relative lack of formal education, undertakes the first crucial experiment demonstrating that radio transmission is feasible
      1897 - 1901
      subsequently founds the Wireless Telegraph and Signal Co.Ltd. in London and makes the first radio transmission across The Channel
      12 December 1901
      the letter "S" transmitted across the Atlantic
      December 1909
      receives Nobel Prize for physics
      1920 - 1930
      experiments with short wave band
      25 March 1930
      from his yacht Elettra in the Mediterranean, switches on the lights at the World Exhibition at Sydney
      19 September 1930
      Mussolini nominates him Chairman of the Italian Academy
      20 July 1937
      Guglielmo Marconi dies: radios all over the world observe a minute's silence

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