Tesla Gives 1st Public Demonstration of Radio. Marconi, using Tesla’s Technology, Steals Patent… Temporarily!

Nikola Tesla gave the first public demonstration of radio in St. Louis on March 1, 1893, although he had presented his work prior to this behind closed doors. Tesla first demonstrated wireless transmissions during a lecture in 1891. Just days before the St. Louis presentation, Tesla addressed the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, on February 23, […]