Today, both his current and former colleagues will pay tribute to the memory of Saš Hribar with a special Radio Ga Ga show. The show will be broadcast at the usual time: 10 minutes past ten in the morning on Prve.
Friday is also the day when relatives and friends will say goodbye to Saš Hribar for the last time at the cemetery in Grosuplje. At 10:00 a.m., the colleagues of Radio Ga Ga will pay their respects to the deceased satirist in the funeral hall.
Anyone who would like to pay tribute to the memory of Saš Hribar by writing in the mourning book can do so in the lobby of Radio Slovenija at Tavčarjeva Street 17, where it will be open until 10:00 a.m. on Friday. RTV Slovenia paid tribute to the memory with a mourning session of the RTV Slovenia Council, the RTV Slovenia Management Board and the Workers’ Council, followed by a mourning ceremony for colleagues.
During the thirty-three years of creating the show Radio Ga Ga Sašo Hribar, who died on September 8 at the age of 64, developed a completely innovative form of voice imitation or imitations of people and thus created his own school, from which many recognizable comedians have emerged. Hribar’s work has been recognized and awarded several times, and foreign countries have also noticed him and are interested in his radio broadcast format.
As a persistent fighter for public RTV, Sašo Hribar was also a member of the Council of RTV Slovenia and before that of the Program Council.