Without this light, we wouldn't see in the night.

Where it all started

1879, Thomas Edison was curious and wanted to help the people by creating a source of light. After trying, and trying , and trying , and trying he finally got it! Thomas was so proud, he ran outside and showed everyone what he invented. Many years later this source of light is VERY helpful. What would have happened if Thomas Edison gave up?

The Creators

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This article about the FIRST invented light bulb was written by Emily Martinez, research by Ivan Jacome, layout by Mehily Mandal, and pictures by Arely Lazaro Martinez. Hope you enjoyed our article and learn about the history of the lightbulb.