The First Cellphone Went on Sale 30 Years Ago for $4,000 | Taylor Hohulin's Show Prep | Scoop.it
Somewhere in either Chicago, Baltimore or Washington, someone plunked down $3,995 to buy the Motorola DynaTAC 8000X, the first handheld cellphone, on March 13, 1984 — 30 years ago today.
We don't know who that first cellphone buyer was.

Via Barb Jemmott, R Murali Ramasamy