Most know Thomas Alva Edison as perhaps the world’s greatest inventor. He had almost 1,100 U.S. patents in his name. He will forever be associated with electricity, the modern light bulb and the movie and recording industries. There are some interesting facts about Edison however, that are less widely known. Here are 9 things you may not have known about Thomas Edison.
What we know about some historical figures is already interesting. What we didn’t know may be even more so. Thomas Edison is just one of those figures.