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Gernsback, Hugo

Born: 1884 AD
Died: 1967 AD
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1884 – Born in Luxembourg City on the 16th of August.

1905 – Gernsback emigrated to the United States and later became a naturalized citizen.

1906 – He married three times: to Rose Harvey.

1911 – Gernsback wrote some fiction, including the novel Ralph.

1912 – Gernsback said that he estimated 400,000 people in the U.S. were involved in amateur radio.

1913 – He founded a similar magazine, Electrical Experimenter.

1921 – Dorothy Kantrowitz.

1925 – Hugo founded radio station WRNY and was involved in the first television broadcasts.

1926 – Founded magazine Amazing Stories.

1967 – Died on the 19th of August in New York City.