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What Happened on February 11, 1847

Thomas Edison, The ‘Invention Factory’ Wizard

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Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison, American inventor (lightbulb, phonograph, motion picture camera), born in Milan, Ohio (d. 1931)

1847 Highlights

About February 11, 1847

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 175 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius