Bowes, Major Edward
|born on||14 June 1874 at 19:41 (= 7:41 PM )|
|Place||San Francisco, California, 37n47, 122w25|
|Timezone||LMT m122w25 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||23°49' 05°12 Asc. 28°57'|
American broadcaster, corporate executive and program director who was one of the first to encourage radio commentary. He conducted an Amateur Hour from 1934-1946, which was voted the most popular show on the air in 1935. Bowes gained his name from being a Major in WWI.
Major Bowes died on 13 June 1946 on the eve of his 72nd birthday at his home in Rumson, New Jersey.
G. Grant quotes his sister for, "late in the afternoon before nighfall," recitified. Church of Light gives 3:00 PM, "from his sister"
Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file, p. 26 has 1875.
- Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer (Amateur Hour)
- Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Program director)
- Vocation : Military : Military service (WW I)
- Notable : Book Collection : Occult/ Misc. Collection