Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America’s greatest inventor.

Known For

  • The phonograph
  • The motion picture camera
  • he long-lasting, practical electric light bulb

Given NameThomas
Family NameEdison
Birth DateFebruary 11, 1847
Birth PlaceMilan, Ohio, U.S.A.
Death DateOctober 18, 1931
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