Jozef Murgaš

Inventor

1864 – 1929

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Who was Jozef Murgaš?

Jozef Murgaš was a Slovak inventor, architect, botanist, painter, patriot, and Roman Catholic priest. He contributed to wireless telegraphy and help develop mobile communications and wireless transmission of information and human voice.

Murgaš was nicknamed the Radio Priest and deemed a Renaissance man.

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Born
Feb 17, 1864
Tajov
Also known as
  • Jozef Murgas
Religion
  • Catholicism
Ethnicity
  • Slovak American
Nationality
  • Slovakia
Profession
Lived in
  • Wilkes-Barre
Died
May 11, 1929

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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