Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison (1847-1931), the American inventor & entrepreneur

person, male person, scientist, film director, inventor, film producer, company founder, aquarius person

Legal name, Full name
"Thomas Alva Edison"
Born
1847; February 1847; February 11th 1847; the United States; North America;  …
Died
1931; October 1931; October 18th 1931; the United States; North America;  …
Directed
President McKinley Inauguration Footage
Producer of
The Execution of Mary Stuart, President McKinley Inauguration Footage, The Great Train Robbery
Location
New Jersey
Discoverer
electricity
Occupation
Businessperson
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Edison
Key Employee of
SAE International
Creator of
Photograph
Gender
male
Nationality
american
Residence
Ohio; Michigan; Edison, New Jersey
Last Name, Rare Terms
"Edison"
First Name
"Thomas"
Founded
General Electric, Edison Records, Edison Studios, Edison Illuminating Company (December 17th 1880), GE Wind Energy
Organisations
Dutch American
Inventor of
light bulb (1879)
Children
Charles Edison, Theodore Miller Edison
Main Occupation
entrepreneur, scientist
Age at Death
84 years, 8 months and 7 days old
Name-source of
Pelé; Edison, New Jersey; Edison Records; Thomas A. Edison High School; IEEE Edison Medal;  …
Class
person, scientist, film producer, film director, aquarius person,  …
Raised
Port Huron, Michigan
Did
die (1931)
Influence of
Thomas Paine, Napoleon Hill
Involved in Inventing
Phonograph
Influenced
Napoleon Hill, René Thury
Born During
January 1st 1840, 00:00 - December 31st 1849, 23:59
Died During
1930s
Attributes
male, hearing impaired, Scottish American, Dutch American
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000003ab3d"
Related Websites
http://books.google.com/books?id=vuQDAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA614&dq=Popular, http://www.hfha.org/HenryFord.htm#Ford-Edison-Firestone-Burroughs, http://www.tomedison.org, http://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm, http://www.thomasedison.org,  …
Influence
Thomas Paine
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/company/ralg-tr1r/25c9b260-1950-3a8b-9ac6-5358da58db42
Project Gutenberg URI
http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/gutendata/resource/people/Edison_Thomas_A_1847-1931
OpenCyc ID
"Mx4rwG19C5wpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA"
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Thomas_Edison
Aliases
"thomas edison"
Middle-name
"Alva"
Birthday
the 11th of February
Last Words
""It's very beautiful over there.""
Quotes
"Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have."; "When I have fully decided that a result is worth getting I go ahead of it and make trial after trial until it comes."; "What you are will show in what you do."; "Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless."; "To my mind the old masters are not art; their value is in their scarcity.";  …
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/07bty"
Wife
Mina Miller

tk10publ tk10canl

Say hello to Evi

Evi is our best selling mobile app that can answer questions about local knowledge, weather, books, music, films, people and places, recipe ideas, shopping and much more. Over the next few months we will be adding all of Evi's power to this site.

Until then, to experience all of the power of Evi you can download her app for free on iOS, Android and Kindle Fire here.

Top ways people ask this question:

Other ways this question is asked:

  • facts about thomas alva edison
  • who is the thomas edison
  • what is edison?
  • who is thomas edison?
  • who was the wizard of menlo park
  • who was thomas alva edison
  • what is edison
  • who is thomas alva edison
  • who is the wizard of menlo park
  • who was thomas a edison
  • thomas alva edison?
  • thomas edison?
  • who was thomas edison?
  • facts about thomas edsion
  • facts about thomasedison
  • facts about edison
  • who was thomas edison.