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  1. 1. Thomas Edison Jason Gray-Moore
  2. 2. Birth – Date and Place <ul><li>February 11, 1847 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Family <ul><li>Had 3 brothers </li></ul><ul><li>Had 3 sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Mom name is Nancy Edison </li></ul><ul><li>Dad name is Samuel Edison </li></ul>
  4. 4. Early Childhood Life <ul><li>His 3 brothers died before he was born </li></ul><ul><li>His 3 sisters died before he was born </li></ul><ul><li>He burned a barn to the ground </li></ul>
  5. 5. Education <ul><li>Had very little education </li></ul><ul><li>Was home schooled </li></ul><ul><li>Went to school for a few months </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas Edison went college </li></ul>
  6. 6. Accomplishments and Awards <ul><li>Made first light bulb </li></ul><ul><li>Made first tape player </li></ul>
  7. 7. Obstacles Thomas Edison Overcame <ul><li>Was completely deaf in left ear. </li></ul><ul><li>80% deaf in right ear </li></ul>
  8. 8. Why I think Thomas Edison is a hero <ul><li>Made the first light bulbs </li></ul><ul><li>Made first telephone </li></ul>
  9. 9. Famous Quotes <ul><li>“ I have not failed I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work” </li></ul>
  10. 10. Death – Date and Place <ul><li>Died October 18, 1931 </li></ul>
  11. 11. Other Interesting Facts <ul><li>He saved A boy from getting hit from a train </li></ul>
  12. 12. Bibliography <ul><li>Jenner, Caryer Thomas Edison: The Great Inventor </li></ul><ul><li>www.Worldbook.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.ask.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.Imahero.com </li></ul>

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