Christmas lights are lights used for decoration in preparation for Christmas and
for display .... The Library of Congress credits the town for inventing "the tradition
of decorating evergreen t...
Thomas Edison, the inventor of the first successful practical light bulb, created the
very first strand of electric lights. During the Christmas season of 1880, these ...
During the Christmas season of 1880, Edison, who had invented the
incandescent bulb the previous year, hung strings of electric lights outside his
laboratory in ...
Dec 13, 2009 ... The tradition of stringing electric lights may have started as a Christmas thing in
America, but now it's a global phenomenon used for all kinds ...
The first reported electrically lit Christmas tree, December 1882. The world's first
practical light bulb was invented by Thomas Edison in 1879, and a mere three ...
Each year, people around the world cut down an evergreen tree and decorate it
with lights and ornaments, but have you ever thought about how this tradition ...
Christmas lights have come a long way since their inception in the 17th century.
They are a Christmas tradition that has strongly withstood time; outdoor ...
Fascinating facts about the invention of Christmas Tree Lights by Edward
Johnson in 1882.
Dec 22, 2009 ... 1882: An inventive New Yorker finds a brilliant application for electric lights and
becomes the first person to use them as Christmas tree ...
Dec 23, 2010 ... In 1882, the look of the holiday season changed forever. Instead of decorating a
Christmas tree with candles, Edward H. Johnson, inventor and ...