1945 in radio

The year 1945 saw a number of significant happenings in radio broadcasting history.

List of years in radio (table)
In television
1942
1943
1944
1945
1946
1947
1948

EventsEdit

 
8 May – American soldiers fighting in the Pacific theater listen to radio reports of Victory in Europe Day

DebutsEdit

EndingsEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

  • 18 September – C. H. Middleton, English gardening broadcaster (born 1886).

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Chronology and Index of the Second World War, 1938–1945. Research Publications. 1990. pp. 348–349. ISBN 978-0-88736-568-3.
  3. ^ Pommerin, Reiner (1996). Culture in the Federal Republic of Germany, 1945-1995. Berg. p. 9. ISBN 978-1-85973-100-0.
  4. ^ Corera, Gordon (May 8, 2020). "VE Day: Last Nazi message intercepted by Bletchley Park revealed". BBC. Retrieved May 8, 2020.
  5. ^ Little, Allan (May 8, 2020). "VE Day: 'Do not despair, do not yield'". BBC. Retrieved May 8, 2020.
  6. ^ Belenitskaya, Olga (April 16, 2015). "Moscow is speaking: The voice that brought hope to a nation". Russia Behind the Headlines. Retrieved May 6, 2015.
  7. ^ "Text of Hirohito's Radio Rescript", The New York Times, p. 3, August 15, 1945, retrieved August 8, 2015
  8. ^ a b c d e 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.
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah Dunning, John. (1998). On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old-Time Radio. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-507678-3.
  10. ^ Terrace, Vincent. (1999). Radio Programs, 1924-1984: A Catalog of More Than 1800 Shows. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-4513-4.
  11. ^ "Domestic Comedy Series Heard On WHP Daily, 7 P.M." Pennsylvania, Harrisburg. Harrisburg Telegraph. August 25, 1945. p. 15. Retrieved March 26, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.