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Christina's famous american

Thomas Edison

Mr. Ko

on 9 April 2013

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Transcript of Christina's famous american

Impact Light Bulb


never gave up Date & Birth Childhood Thomas Alva Edison By Christina Wu mom/teacher
dad/exiled political activist
two wives/Mary and Mina Thomas Edison born 1847 dies 1931 works as
a telegraph
operator 1863 marries Mary 1871 moves to
New Jersey
to concentrate
on inventing 1876 1879 Invents
light bulb Mary dies 1884 West
Laboratory 1887 medal from
Congress 1928 Toms Timeline Thomas Edison is considered one
of the most important inverters in the history. He invented so much things.
Without him, today wouldn't be that convenient. Quotes I find out what the world needs , then proceed to invent....

Just because something is not what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean its useless.....

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. *School at Port Huron, Michigan
* Reverend G. B. Engle "dumb"
*home schooled
*loves reading
*first job/newspaper boy His inventions Electronic Pen telephone speaker Universal Stock Printer Phonograph Light Bulb Electronic Vote Counter won many awards kinetoscope Goals/ Accomplishments Febuary 18,1847

Milan,Ohio Family Died at Oct.18 1931
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