1941 in radio

The year 1941 saw a number of significant happenings in radio broadcasting history.

List of years in radio (table)
In television
1938
1939
1940
1941
1942
1943
1944

EventsEdit

DebutsEdit

ClosingsEdit

ProgramsEdit

  • 17 January – Charlie and Jessie ends its run on network radio (CBS).[5]
  • 10 April – The Ask-It Basket ends its run on network radio (CBS).[5]
  • 30 June – The Amazing Mr. Smith ends its run on network radio (Mutual).[5]
  • 22 August – Buck Private and His Girl ends its run on network radio (NBC).[5]
  • 19 September – Home of the Brave ends its run on network radio (NBC-Red).[5]
  • 26 September – By Kathleen Norris ends its run on network radio (CBS).[5]
  • 26 September – Claudia and David ends its run on network radio (CBS).[5]
  • 27 September – City Desk ends its run on network radio (CBS).[5]
  • 28 September – Ed Sullivan Variety ends its run on network radio (CBS).[5]
  • 30 September – Bringing Up Father ends its run on network radio (NBC).

StationsEdit

  • 28 March – KYAN, Cheyenne, Wyoming, ended broadcast operations, selling its transmitter site and tower to KFBC, Cheyenne.[12]

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  6. ^ Cox, Jim (2015). "Hilltop House". The Great Radio Soap Operas. McFarland. pp. 71–76. ISBN 9781476604145. Retrieved 14 December 2018.
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  9. ^ Castiglia, Onofrio (25 June 2016). "Local radio station WINC celebrates 75 years on air". Winchester Star. Winchester, Virginia: Byrd Newspapers. pp. A1, A6.
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  11. ^ "The Brains Trust". Radio Days. Archived from the original on 8 October 2010. Retrieved 6 October 2010.
  12. ^ "Competition Puts KYAN Off the Air" (PDF). Broadcasting. 7 April 1941. p. 54. Retrieved 12 August 2015.
  13. ^ Cammick, Murray (4 March 2014). "Radio Hauraki: the pirate days – the good guys". Audio Culture: the noisy library of New Zealand music. Retrieved 28 April 2016.
  14. ^ "BBC – Radio 4 – Presenter – Sue MacGregor". Archived from the original on 28 June 2008. Retrieved 20 July 2013.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  15. ^ "Henri Bergson – Philosopher – Biography". www.egs.edu. 3 January 1941. Archived from the original on 27 May 2010. Retrieved 17 February 2010.
  16. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Jelly Roll Morton – Biography & History". AllMusic.
  17. ^ Michael A. Martini (2011). Cincinnati Radio. Arcadia Publishing. p. 63. ISBN 978-0-7385-8864-3.
  18. ^ Eagle, Bob; LeBlanc, Eric S. (2013). Blues: A Regional Experience. Santa Barbara, California: Praeger. p. 240. ISBN 978-0313344237.