Guglielmo Marconi 1874-1937 the pioneer of wireless communications lived here in 1896-1897

A plaque was erected by the LCC at 71 Hereford Road on 25th April 1952 - Marconi's birthday - but turned out to be defective and was replaced in 1954.

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