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Radio is a means of communication that existed before the creation of the TV. Thanks to radiophonic techniques, the radio enabled to transmit informations to many people via the sound media.
The true development of the radio took place around the end of the 19th century, when the first conclusive attempts were done at that time. In 1899, a telegraphic transmission was made thanks to Guglielmo Marconi's inventions. He was an Italian physicist and inventor, who, in the absence of support from his fellow citizens, decided to go to England, where he made this first transmission from England to France.
In December of the following year, the first sound message was sent by the Canadian inventor Reginald Fessenden. From 1920 to 1930, the most important development in radio took place. Hundreds of programs aired, mainly political, and thousands of people bought radios and even when television appeared, most people kept on buying a radio, which was less expensive than a TV set.
Radio enabled people to communicate on ships, airplanes, and enabled the very first direct instant contact between 2 or more persons when phones could not be installed. Indeed, at the time, it was impossible to use phones on board of ships and airplanes.
The world's tallest radio mast is that of Warsaw, which was almost 650 meters tall. It collapsed in 1991.