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.Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, FL, USA
SpaceX also launched a satellite for SiriusXM in January 2021, but the satellite failed once in orbit. (Photo credit: Representative image/unsplash)

  • SpaceX will launch the SXM-8 satellite from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
  • This will be SpaceX’s second launch of a SiriusXM satellite
  • SXM-7 was launched on December 13, 2020, but later it was declared a total loss


Clay Travis is an American sports journalist, writer, lawyer, radio host, television analyst and media personality. (Photo credit: Twitter/CLayTravis)

  • Clay Travis worked as a lawyer in US Virgin Islands and Tennessee
  • Travis found a sports media company called Outkick
  • ‘The Clay Travis & Buck Sexton Show’ is scheduled to go on air in June

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The show will be dealing with news stories, call-ins from listeners, and humour. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BuckSexton)

  • American radio personality and talk show host, Rush Limbaugh, died in February
  • Clay Travis and Buck Sexton will take over Limbaugh’s time slot of the radio show
  • It is scheduled to air from June 21 around the United States at 3 pm ET

Eleanor Mondale, an actress, television host and radio personality. (Photo Credit-Twitter/ @SheSaz)

  • Eleanor was the only daughter of Joan Mondale and Walter Mondale
  • She was married thrice with no children
  • She died in 2011, due to brain cancer

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
'The Rush Limbaugh Show' was hosted by the media icon for almost 32 years. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@DanScavino)

  • The announcement was made by his wife on Wednesday on radio
  • Limbaugh announced his medical condition in February 2020
  • The 70-year-old often got into controversial situations by making statements catering to Republicans

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The year 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of World Radio Day and over 110 years of radio. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • February 13 was chosen as World Radio Day because on this day in 1946 the United Nations' radio was established
  • In December 2012, the UN General Assembly endorsed the proclamation of World Radio Day
  • The theme for this year has been divided into three sub-themes : Evolution, Innovation and Connection