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Alessandro Volta is famous for his discovery of the first practical method of generating electricity and he was the person who invented the battery in 1800. He was born in Como, Italy in 1745 and he first gained fame across Europe in 1775 with his electrophorus, a charge generating machine he built while teaching physics in his hometown of Como.
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Alessandro Volta
Count Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta was the Italian physicist who built the first electrochemical battery. He first gained fame across Europe in 1775 with his electrophorus, a charge-generating machine he built while teaching physics in his... More »
Born: February 18, 1745, Como, Italy (then Lombardy)
Died: March 5, 1827
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Count Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta was the Italian physicist who built the first electrochemical battery. He first gained fame across Europe in 1775 with his electrophorus, a charge-generating machine he built while teaching physics in his
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