Hedy Lamarr

Robert notes that Austrian-born Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr has died, at the age of 86. Early in her career she was billed as the "world's most beautiful woman." She was also an inventor. Lamarr shared a US patent for technology that helps maintain the security of military and cellular phone communications. (2:00)

Music after this piece was from an out of print lp, the soundtrack to Samson and Delilah

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