Thomas A. Edison

Thomas A. Edison


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About Thomas Alva Edison

Producer, Director
Born: February 11, 1847
Star sign: Aquarius
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Known for: The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914), Electrocuting an Elephant (1903), Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979), Fatima's Coochee-Coochee Dance (1896)
Source: IMDB

Invented the phonograph, the incandescent electric lightbulb, the alkaline storage battery among other things. He held more than 900 patents and laid the foundation for the modern electric age.