/ (Russian paˈpɔf) /
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Alexander Stepanovich (alɪkˈsand ə r stɪˈpanəvitʃ). 1859–1906, Russian physicist, the first to use an aerial in experiments with radio waves
Oleg (Konstantinovich). born 1930, Russian clown, a member of the Moscow Circus
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Sure, he thought, and a man named Popov invented radio, and Yablochkov invented the electric light.Damned If You Don't|Gordon Randall Garrett
One radio commentator, Lyuben Popov, has described the radio as a weapon for waging war on the air.Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole