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Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest ...

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In his 84 years, Thomas Edison acquired a record number of 1093 patents (singly or jointly) and was the driving force behind such innovations as the.

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"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  ...

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Kids learn about Thomas Edison's biography. He invented many useful items including the practical light bulb and phonograph. He also helped to found the ...

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Thomas Edison was more responsible than any one else for creating the modern world .... No one did more to shape the physical/cultural makeup of present day ...

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Mar 7, 2019 ... Thomas Edison, in full Thomas Alva Edison, (born February 11, 1847, Milan, Ohio, U.S.—died October 18, 1931, West Orange, New Jersey), ...

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One of the most famous and prolific inventors of all time, Thomas Alva Edison exerted a tremendous influence on modern life, contributing inventions such as the ...

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"We had a great, detailed tour of the house and were given a good history lesson on the family. The guide was patient and able to answer all questions.

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The role of Thomas Edison in the history of the United States of America.