On this day in 1860, the human voice is recorded for the first time

On this day in 1860, the world’s first recording of the human voice is created

French inventor Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville used his phonautograph, the earliest known sound recording device, to capture himself singing the French folk song “Au clair de la lune”.

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