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Retro Radio Dial: 1953 Nordic Europe Radio


 
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Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Svalbard

kc/Mc Station Country Location
 
Longwave
 
155 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Tromso
182 TFU Iceland Reykjavik
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Lulea
191 Sveriges Radio Sweden Motala
218 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Oslo
245 Danmarks Radio I Denmark Kalundborg
254 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Lathi
420 Sveriges Radio Sweden Ostersund
433 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Oulu
520 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Joensuu
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Hamar
 
AM
 
557 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Helsinki 1
593 Sveriges Radio Sweden Sundsvall
611 TFE Iceland Eidar
629 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Vigra
633 OXI Groenlands Radio Greenland Godthaab
665 TFU Iceland Hoeffn
674 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Bodo
701 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Finnmark
737 TFU Iceland Akureyri
755 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Kuopio
773 Sveriges Radio Sweden Malmberger
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Stockholm
835 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Ylivieska
845 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Helsinki III
890 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Bergen I
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Kristiansand
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Trondelag
962 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Turku I
980 Sveriges Radio Sweden Gothenburg
1061 Danmarks Radio II Denmark Kalundborg
1115 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Arendal
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Bergen II
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Faberg
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Lista
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Namsos
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Notodden
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Roros
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Sulitjelma
1178 Sveriges Radio Sweden Horby
1223 Sveriges Radio Sweden Falun
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Halsingborg
1241 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Vaasa
1313 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Stavanger
1394 Sveriges Radio Sweden Eskilstuna
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Jonkoping
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Karlskrona
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Kiruna
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Kristinehamm
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Saffle
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Trollhattan
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Uppsala
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Varberg
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Visby
1430 Danmarks Radio I Denmark Herstedvester
  Danmarks Radio II Denmark Herstedvester
  Danmarks Radio II Denmark Skive
1448 Sveriges Radio Sweden Gavle
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Hudiksvall
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Ornskoldsvik
1466 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Geilo
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Mo I Rana
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Narvik
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Odda
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Porsgrunn
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Svalbard
1484 Danmarks Radio I Denmark Copenhagen
  Danmarks Radio II Denmark Aalborg
  Danmarks Radio II Denmark Tonder
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Helsinki II
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Pietarsaari
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Pori
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Tammissari
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Tampere
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Turku II
  TFK AFRS Iceland Keflavik AFB
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Mosjoen
  Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Rjukan
1500 OZL Angmagssalik Radio Greenland Angmagssalik
1529 Sveriges Radio Sweden Porjus
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Soderhamm
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Umea
1562 Sveriges Radio Sweden Boras
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Halmstad
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Kalmar
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Karlstad
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Malmo
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Norrkoping
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Uddevalla
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Orebro
1578 Norsk Rikskringkasting Norway Frederikstad
  LKF Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
1594 Danmarks Radio II Denmark Esbjerg
  Suomen Yleisradio Finland Karjaa
 
Shortwave
 
5964 OXI Groenlands Radio Greenland Godthaab
6060 Danmarks Radio I Denmark Herstedvester
  OZF3 Voice of Denmark Denmark Herstedvester
6065 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Horby
6095 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
6120 OIX7 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Pori
6130 LKJ Radio Norway Norway Tromso
6185 LLI Radio Norway Norway Tromso
7210 LLS Radio Norway Norway Tromso
  Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
7240 LLR Radio Norway Norway Tromso
7260 OZF4 Voice of Denmark Denmark Herstedvester
7270 Sveriges Radio Sweden Motala
7570 OZL Angmagssalik Radio Greenland Angmagssalik
9520 OZF5 Voice of Denmark Denmark Herstedvester
9535 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
9540 LKJ2 Radio Norway Norway Tromso
9550 LLD Radio Norway Norway Tromso
9555 OIX2 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Pori
9610 LLG Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
9620 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
9645 LLH Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
11705 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
  Sveriges Radio Sweden Horby
11735 LKQ Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
11850 LLK Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
11880 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
12175 TFJ Iceland Reykjavik
15155 Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
15165 OZF7 Voice of Denmark Denmark Herstedvester
15170 LKV Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
15175 LLM Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
15180 OZF8 Voice of Denmark Denmark Herstedvester
15190 OIX4 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Pori
15320 OZF9 Voice of Denmark Denmark Herstedvester
17755 LKW Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
17800 OIX5 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Pori
  Radio Sweden Sweden Horby
17825 LLN Radio Norway Norway Frederikstad
21670 LLP Radio Norway Norway Oslo
21730 LLQ Radio Norway Norway Oslo
 
FM
 
90.7 Copenhagen FM I Denmark Copenhagen
91.0 Suomen Ylesiradio Finland Imatra
91.9 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Helsinki I
92.2 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Jyvaskyla
94.3 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Turku
94.6 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Helsinki II
95.2 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Vaasa I
95.6 Copenhagen FM II Denmark Copenhagen
96.7 Suomen Yleisradio Finland Rovaniemi
 
NB: Spelling is anglicised and excludes pronunciation marks.
 

It Happened 1953

Dag Hammarskjoeld [Sweden] elected Secretary-General of UN
Denmark adopts new constitution
Greenland integrates into Danish realm
USSR tests H-bomb
Khrushchev becomes 1st secretary of USSR communist party
Malenkov becomes chairman of USSR communist party
 
Denmark King Frederick IX
Finland President Juho Kusti Paasikivi
Iceland President Asegir Asgeirsson
Norway King Haakon VII
Sweden King Gustaf VI Adolf

Arrivals:
 
Playboy magazine
Pat Benetar
Pierce Brosnan
Alex Van Halen
Cyndi Lauper
Kim Bassinger
 
Departures:
 
Hank Williams
Joseph Stalin
Alice Prin ‘Kiki de Montparnasse’
Django Reinhardt
Rene Fonck
Dylan Thomas

Registered Broadcasting Receivers:
 
Sweden 2,287,616
Denmark 1,298,529
Norway 870,000
Finland 800,000
Iceland 36,374
Greenland 23,000
 

Favorite Movies of 1953: Your Personal Collection

Top 20 Singles

  Artist Song
 
1 Percy Faith The Song from Moulin Rouge
2 Les Paul & Mary Ford Vaya Con Dios
3 Patti Page [How Much is] That Doggie in the Window
4 Eddie Fisher I’m Walking Behind You
5 Ames Brothers You, You, You
6 Teresa Brewer Till I Waltz Again with You
7 Les Baxter April in Portugal
8 Perry Como No Other Love
9 Perry Como Don’t Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes
10 Frankie Lane I Believe
11 Pee Wee Hunt Oh
12 Frank Chacksfield Ebb Tide
13 Nat King Cole Pretend
14 Richard Hayman Ruby
15 Stan Freberg St George and the Dragonet
16 The Hilltoppers PS I Love You
17 The Gaylords Tell Me You’re Mine
18 Julias La Rosa Eh Cumpari!
19 Tony Bennett Rags to Riches
20 Doris Day Anna
 

Top 5 Music Albums: Your Personal Collection

Reflecting on Nordic Europe

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