1933 in radio

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The year 1933 saw a number of significant events in radio broadcasting.

Events[edit]

  • 14 January: In Spain, radio station EAJ-24 Radio Córdoba begins transmission, its first broadcast coming from the Conservatorio Superior de Música in the city.
  • 24 February: In New Zealand, station 2YC Wellington is opened.[1]
  • 12 March: Fireside chat: On the Bank Crisis (first fireside chat)
  • 7 May: Fireside chat: Outlining the New Deal Program
  • 31 May: As the first step towards removing advertising from public radio, the French government introduces a broadcast receiving licence fee payable by owners of radio sets (15 francs per crystal set, 50 francs per valve radio).[2]
  • 24 July: Fireside chat: On the Purposes and Foundations of the Recovery Program
  • 22 October: Fireside chat: On the Currency Situation

Debuts[edit]

Closings[edit]

Births[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ An Encyclopedia of New Zealand 1966
  2. ^ 100 ans de radio (in French)
  3. ^ Sies, Luther F. (2014). Encyclopedia of American Radio, 1920-1960, 2nd Edition. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-5149-4. P. 494.
  4. ^ Cox, Jim (2008). This Day in Network Radio: A Daily Calendar of Births, Debuts, Cancellations and Other Events in Broadcasting History. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-3848-8.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Dunning, John. (1998). On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old-Time Radio. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-507678-3.