Thomas Edison Research Paper

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Thomas Alva Edison was born at Milan Ohio on February 11, 1847 and died October 18, 1931. He lived for 84 years. He was the youngest of 7 other siblings. His mom was Nancy Edison and his father was Samuel Edison. Growing up Thomas has several ear infections that lead to hearing problems and left him nearly deaf in his adult years. It was developed as a result of work on two of his other inventions. The two inventions were the telegraph and the telephone. Although Thomas was not the inventor of the first light bulb, he came up with the technology that helped bring it to the masses. It took him a couple months to improve his design.
Thomas studied with telegraph technology and soon became familiar with electrical science. Thomas Edison only