About Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison
Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production... Wikipedia
February 11, 1847, Milan, Ohio, United States
October 18, 1931, West Orange, New Jersey, United States

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Thomas Edison Quotes

We will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles.
Quoted in a statement to a reporter during the first public demonstration of his incandescent (December 31, 1879).
Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Harper's Monthly (September 1932 edition); spoken circa 1903.