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Who invented the record player?

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2010-12-27 01:08:23

In 1877, Thomas Edison (1847-1931) invented the phonograph,

which originally used cylinders of metal or wax. The first true

"record player" using disks was the "gramophone" patented by

German-American inventor Emile Berliner in 1888.


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