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About Guglielmo Marconi
Guglielmo Marconi was a Nobel Prize-winning Italian electrical engineer, inventor and businessman best known for his work in radio communication and for sending the first transatlantic radio transmission. As an entrepreneur, he founded The Wireless Telegraph & Signal Company (later known as the Marconi Company) in 1897.
He was the son of Giuseppe Marconi and Annie Jameson. He had an older brother named Alfonso. He also had a stepbrother named Luigi. He married Beatrice O'Brien in 1905. The couple had three daughters and a son before divorcing in 1924. After the marriage was annulled in 1927, he married a woman named Maria Cristina Bezzi-Scali. The marriage produced a child.
He won the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physics along with German physicist Ferdinand Braun in 1909. He also won among other prestigious awards the Franklin Medal from the Franklin Institute in 1918.
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Famous quotes by Guglielmo Marconi
You will also allow me to thank the Academy for inviting me to lecture in Stockholm, for its hospitality, and for the opportunity afforded me for admiring the charm of your people and the beauty of your country.Guglielmo Marconi
F.A.Q. about Guglielmo Marconi
When is his birthday?
Guglielmo Marconi's birthday is on April 25, 1874.
In how many days is his birthday?
Guglielmo's birthday is in 296 days
How old was Guglielmo when he died?
He was 63 years old.
When did he die?
He died in July 20, 1937.
How old would he be today?
Guglielmo Marconi would be 148 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Guglielmo from?
He was born in Palazzo Marescalchi, Bologna, Italy.
Guglielmo Marconi's Popularity
Guglielmo Marconi was a famous Italian inventor and developed Marconi's law, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics, who was born on April 25, 1874. As a person born on this date, Guglielmo Marconi is listed in our database as the 15th most popular celebrity for the day (April 25) and the 7th most popular for the year (1874).
People born on April 25 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Guglielmo Marconi is the 600th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Guglielmo Marconi's birthday, Guglielmo Marconi is the 50th most famous Italian.
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