Guglielmo Marconi, c. 1908
Guglielmo Marconi (25 April 1874, Bologna, Italy – 20 July 1937, Rome) was an Italian physicist and inventor of a successful wireless telegraph.
- So be it, let it be so.
- Marconi 1898, cited in: Alvin K. Benson (2010) Great Lives from History. p. 759
- Content of the first wireless signals sent across the Bristol Channel.
- This new form of communication could have some utility.
- Marconi, 1899: Cited in: Simon Saunders, Alejandro Aragón-Zavala (2007) Antennas and Propagation for Wireless Communication. p. 361
- The Nobel Prize in Physics 1909 was awarded jointly to Guglielmo Marconi and Karl Ferdinand Braun "in recognition of their contributions to the development of wireless telegraphy"