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Thomas Edison

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Personal Backround

1863 he invented the telegraph.

1876 he invented the phonograph.

On July 29, 1878 he invented a light bulb.

1879 he invented the movie camera.

1879 he invented the a copy machine.

Personality Traits

He was a famous inventor because he made lives easier.He was a curious child because he had alot of questions that he needed answers to.He also read a lot of science books to get more information.

Significance

Thomas Edison invented things to make peoples lives easier. He invented electricity that only lasted 2 days.

Important quote

I haven't failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.

Obstacles

He couldn't make the light bulb last any longer than 2 days.And for the light station it didn't work the first time or the second time, but it did work the third time.

When he past away.

He died in 1931.

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