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Sigmund Freud’s Voice (BBC Broadcast Recording 1938)

Another historic voice recording. The Austrian psychiatrist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychology, Sigmund Freud (May 6, 1856 – September 23, 1939) tells about his achievements.

This was recorded as his home recording, and later broadcasted as a part of the BBC broadcast “Celebrities on Radio”, which was broadcasted on December 27th, 1938.

Freud was very ill at this time – he was suffering from throat cancer. Because of this, he talks very slowly in a very indistinct accent. Freud died nine month later after this broadcast.

Freud Says;

I started my professional activity as a neurologist trying to bring relief to my neurotic patients. (more…)