Nikola Tesla was born on July 10, 1856 in Serbia. On January 7, 1943, at the age of 86, Nikola Tesla died in New York a poor and reclusive man. His legacy, however, continues to thrive. With AC power lines crisscrossing our world and electrical motors powering our blenders and washing machines, the young man who once had little chance of surviving cholera, went on to change our lives forever.
Learn more about this Serbian/American inventor who left his mark on the entire world.
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