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Otto Griessing
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Otto Griessing was a German electronics engineer. He became known following his design of the so-called Volksempfänger, one of the sets on display at the 10th German Radio Show in August 1933. He designed the receiver at the request of Joseph...


The Volksempfänger was a range of radio receivers developed by engineer Otto Griessing at the request of Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels. The purpose of the Volksempfänger-program was to make radio reception technology affordable to the general...