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Thomas Edison

  1. 1. Thomas Edison was born on February 11,1847 and he died October 18,1931. Thomas was born Milan, Ohio.
  2. 2.  Thomas Edison had 6 kids named Marion Estelle Edison Thomas Alva Edison Jr. William Leslie Edison Madeleine Edison Charles Edison Theodore Miller Edison.  Thomas Edison married a woman named Mina Miller ( 1886 - 1931) and Mary Stilwell (1871 1884).
  3. 3.  Thomas Edison invented a phone.  Thomas Edison studied the cooper union.  Edison did not invent the first electric light bulb.
  4. 4.  One quote that Thomas had was I have failed I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.  Another one is Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
  5. 5.  Thomas Edison tried to make a long lasting light bulb .  Thomas Edison also invented Electricity and Light bulb and a phone
  6. 6.  Thomas Edison invented a light blub but that not the only thing that he invented the other thing is a phone  He wasn’t the first to make a phone and Thomas Edison was a scientist that worked by his self
  7. 7.  On February 24, 1886,Thomas Edison married Mina Miller (1866–1947) in Akron, Ohio  Thomas Edison married Mary Stilwell on December 25, 1871m. (1871–1884)
  8. 8.  These are the reasons why I pick Thomas Edison I picked him because he invented a phone and I really didn’t know a lot about him so I picked him because I liked the name Edison so that was the first name I picked.
  9. 9.  www.google.com  www.wikipedia.com  www.answer.com

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