Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American
inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced ...
"He led no armies into battle, he conquered no countries, and he enslaved no
peoples... Nonetheless, he exerted a degree of power the magnitude of which no
Thomas Alva Edison was born on February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio; the seventh
and last child of Samuel and Nancy Edison. When Edison was seven his family ...
Thomas Edison. NPS Photo. People often say Edison was a genius. He
answered, "Genius is hard work, stick-to-it-iveness, and common sense." Thomas
Thomas Edison's Inventions have made profound impacts on society. So many of
Thomas Edison's inventions are held in such high regard that he is considered ...
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Apr 15, 2016 ... Thomas Alva Edison, (born February 11, 1847, Milan, Ohio, U.S.—died October
18, 1931, West Orange, New Jersey) American inventor who, ...
You can view original artifacts, listen to 100+ year old Edison Phonographs, and
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Thomas Alva Edison was born on February 11, 1847 in the town of Milan, Ohio.1
His parents, Sam and Nancy Edison, were of Canadian origin and had six ...
Yes, it is Thomas Edison, the home-schooled boy born in the Midwest in 1847
who develops an indomitable spirit of never giving up and learning from failure.